Brian Cole Appointed as ClearScore's New Group CFO

Published 7 months ago

ClearScore, the online marketplace business, has announced the appointment of Brian Cole as its new group chief financial officer (CFO). Cole is a highly experienced financial services executive, having held senior roles at Visa and Capital One. He also served as the CEO of the UK Barclaycard consumer card business from 2016 to 2018.

A Welcoming Addition to the Team

Justin Basini, CEO and Co-founder of ClearScore, expressed his excitement about Cole’s decision to join the company. He highlighted Cole’s track record in international leadership and delivering robust financial results in both established and growing businesses. Basini believes that Cole’s experience will be crucial in driving growth and operational leverage.

ClearScore’s Global Expansion

Founded in the UK in 2015, ClearScore has since expanded its services to South Africa, Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. The company boasts 20 million global users.

Cole’s Excitement for the New Role

Upon his appointment, Cole expressed his excitement about joining ClearScore, particularly at a time when the company has expanded globally and diversified into open banking services and other verticals. He looks forward to working with Basini and the team in delivering ClearScore’s mission of making personal finance clearer, calmer, and easier to understand, on a global scale.