Richard Payne joins Oblix Capital as Director of Development


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Specialist bridging and development funder, Oblix Capital, has made a senior appointment with Richard Payne joining as the lender’s new Director of Development.

With over 35 years’ experience in real estate development, Richard joins Oblix Capital from Bank of London and the Middle-East (BLME) where he most recently held the Head of Real Estate Finance role.

Richard’s unique experience within the sector extends to roles in both construction consultancy and development funding, with a proven track record in strategic real estate investment. This vast experience is further emphasised having held director roles at Deutsche Bank, Turner & Townsend and Kaupthing Singer & Friedlander.

Rishi Passi, CEO at Oblix Capital said:

It’s a pleasure to welcome Richard on board, he brings extensive knowledge coupled with a comprehensive understanding of the development market at a time where Oblix is going from strength to strength – I have no doubt he’ll have an immediate impact on the growth of our development loan book.”

Richard Payne, pictured, the newly appointed Director of Development added:

“I am delighted and excited to join Oblix Capital. The business is expanding and growing its Development lending platform leveraging off the impressive development projects Oblix have funded already. I am looking forward to working with the team and introducing new Clients and new projects over the coming months.”