Assetz Capital hires new MD

By Daniel Lanyon on Friday 15 July 2022

Alternative Lending

Nearly a decade after launching, Assetz Capital has hired its first managing director.

Assetz Capital hires new MD
Image source: Assetz

Alternative lender Assetz Capital has appointed Andrew Charnley to the newly-created role of managing director.

Charmley has spent 28 years working in commercial lending across various asset classes and having undertaken a number of senior leadership roles, most recently at Together, a specialist lender, which offers short-term finance, auction finance, personal, commercial and buy-to-let mortgages, development funding and secured loans.

Founded in 2013 by Stuart Law, its CEO, Assetz Capital now has a team of over c.130 who will be overseen by Charmley who will lead the lending side of the business. He will report directly to Stuart Law, Assetz Group CEO.

Assetz Capital has consistently been a market leader in the UK alternative lending sector, supporting thousands of UK SMEs and financing billions of pounds worth of new housing," said Charmely.

“At the same time, Assetz has provided a desperately needed alternative to high street lending which has underserved crucial economic sectors over recent decades," he added.

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