Bolton based specialist lending distributor, Fluent Money Group, has appointed Steve Strickland-Wright to take on the newly created role of Group Chief Technology Officer, reporting directly to Chief Executive, Kevin Hindley.
Prior to joining Fluent, Steve was Head of IT at webuyanycar.com for three years and led a number of initiatives, focusing on the improvement of both online and offline conversion in addition to a number of efficiency savings across the wider business. Steve was also part of the leadership team that helped the business maintain consistent double digit year on year growth during his tenure.
Steve previously held a number of positions across the Moneysupermarket Group, working closely with digital marketing, subsidiary Travelsupermarket and all aspects of the group technology function.
Kevin Hindley said:
“We are delighted to welcome Steve to Fluent Money. Technology, through the adoption of the cutting edge applications it brings to support our business, is one of the foundation stones on which our proposition to customers is built. Steve’s role is to continue to help us innovate as a leader in our field, providing and improving the IT platform which enhances our team members’ ability to maximise their skills in support of customers, while making the Fluent Money customer experience as simple and rewarding as possible.”
Steve, pictured, commented:
“I am very excited to have the opportunity to develop Fluent into a truly digital broker while at the same time improving operational performance and the customer experience.”