LendInvest has hired Arman Tahmassebi (pictured) as chief operating officer.
Tahmassebi has joined from tech provider ETX Capital, where he was chief executive, while he was previously chief operating officer of London Capital Group.
He started at IG Group, progressing from a graduate position to holding several senior management roles overseeing the technology, business development and operations departments, ultimately serving as global head of operations.
Christian Faes, co-founder and chief executive of LendInvest, said: “We have known Arman for a number of years, and have been keen to get him involved in our business.
“He is joining the company at an exciting time as we continue to build out a significant technology platform, which will drive efficiencies across the business through automating our processes.
“Arman’s experience with growing and operating a best-in-class technology business like IG Group is invaluable for LendInvest.”