Octane Capital has recruited Benjamin Donelien as CFO of its treasury team.
The “third generation” lender hired Donelien from CKH Innovations Opportunities Development, based in London, where he was also CFO. He is a fully qualified Chartered Management Accountant and will report to Rob Graham, Chief Financial Officer of Octane.
Donelien’s role will be to support Graham with all financial accounting and operational reporting for Octane’s ever-expanding loan portfolio.
He will also work closely with the credit team to further streamline processes as the lender seeks to increase market share.
Octane Capital CEO Jonathan Samuels said, “Rob and Benjamin’s combined experience in modeling and analysis will be critical in providing us with the intelligence we need as we grow and move towards our second billion. ready. Benjamin’s help in evolving and adapting our processes will be very helpful as we aim for our next phase of growth.
Donelien says, “Having admired Octane’s growth and vision from afar, joining me was an easy decision. I look forward to contributing to Octane’s continued growth and developing my own skills. The ambition and the culture of the company are inspiring and I am delighted to start.