Oblix Capital names new chief operating officer

Oblix Capital has appointed Stuart Sykes as its new chief operating officer.

Stuart joins the specialist lender having spent more than 25 years in the lending and credit industry.

He will now head up Oblix Capital’s lending operations, HR and IT functions to ensure it remains competitive in the specialist lending market. 

Stuart previously served in senior roles at Castle Trust and MYJAR.

“Stuart’s extensive lending, credit and fintech experience, together with his passion for delivering a quality service to customers, and a track record of delivery, will be a huge asset for Oblix as we continue to grow,” said Rishi Passi, CEO at Oblix Capital.

“Our vision is to become the SMEs’ lender of choice through innovative and efficient lending solutions designed to meet their needs, and I’m confident that Stuart will play a crucial part in helping us deliver that vision.”

Stuart added: “I’m hugely impressed with the foundations that have been put in place, and the level of bridging and development experience within the group.

“I’m looking forward to building on those in order to continue delivering lending solutions designed to meet the market’s needs.”