Specialist property lender Oblix Capital has appointed Caroline Barlow as director of credit risk.
She joins Oblix from Lloyds Banking Group, where she was most recently head of credit for UK Wealth and international mortgages where she led teams focussing on credit sanctioning and portfolio management.
Barlow said: “I am incredibly proud and excited to be joining such a respected and growing lender in the development and bridging space.
“The current team have created a solid lending model, combining a ‘can-do’ attitude to meeting broker and client needs.
“I’m certainly looking forward to helping the team develop the lending book, ensuring we can safely match the ever-increasing demand from intermediaries and direct clients.”
Rishi Passi, chief executive, Oblix Capital, said: “Caroline is a welcomed addition to our executive team, she brings extensive credit knowledge and experience at a time when Oblix is going from strength to strength and I have no doubt her knowledge will play a vital role in helping us continue to provide a consistently solid service to the market.”
With over 25 years’ experience, Caroline brings a wealth of knowledge in strategic, credit management practices within the UK’s real estate sector.