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Simon Hawtin

Simon Hawtin

Marketing Director at ezbob
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Bio Reporting into the CEO with strategic oversight of all B2B marketing activities including lead generation initiatives targeting Tier 1 and 2 UK and EU financial institutions. Enterprise SaaS, data driven B2B marketing. Career History Marketing Director with a decade of experience working in fast growing, fintech start-ups.


Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation

Things to Consider: Digitising your SME Lending Customer Journey

20 Aug 2020

We interview Tomer Guriel (CEO and Founder, ezbob) and Yaron Shoshani (CTO, ezbob) on key questions around digitising SME lending. Guriel is the founder of ezbob and Shoshoni has been with the business since its inception when ezbob was a direct lender to small businesses in the UK from 2011 to 2016. Having built a digital lender from the ground up...


Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation

Lending Post Covid-19: New Data Sources and Technologies

19 Aug 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has profoundly impacted the finances of both UK consumers and companies, with millions struggling to pay their bills on time due to the associated economic lockdown. This has dramatically altered the lending landscape, with a spike in borrowing as businesses turn to lenders to help them mitigate the effects of Covid-19. Accord...

Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation

Building the case for biometrics in lending

12 Dec 2019

The term may still sound rather futuristic, but biometrics – the study of distinctive and measurable characteristics to label an individual – is already reshaping our world. These characteristics, known as biometric identifiers, range from fingerprints and veins through to iris, retina and voice. It just has to be something unique to the individua...

Banking Strategy, Digital and Transformation

Top 5 benefits of lending-as-a-service

05 Jun 2019

Lending-as-a-service (LaaS) is an emerging trend in banking and financial services that is seeing lenders turn to the latest technology in order to boost their service offering. The growth of LaaS is fuelled by open platforms that enable financial institutions to build, launch and operate better products for their customers. The impact of cutting-e...