ME Group Holdings Ltd
(“ME Group” or “the Company”)
Highly experienced finance professional, Tim Zeiger, has been appointed ME Group’s Non-Executive Director of Litigation Funding.
Responsible for providing independent oversight to the Executive Team, he will chair the Credit Risk Committee and represent the firm at Board level.
As part of his role, Tim will provide valuable recommendations to the Board and Executive team on anything that impacts credit and risk strategy of the Group.
He will also build and manage relationships with a variety of funders and counterparties.
Tim brings with him over 20 years’ experience as an investment professional focused on credit investments across North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.
He is the founder of Aboite Capital LLP and is focused on investing in and raising capital for asset- oriented companies. Areas of expertise include litigation finance, structured finance and real estate credit.
He previously worked for hedge funds including, Arena Investors, Ares Management and Värde Partners and began his career as an investment banker at Piper Jaffray.
Speaking about the role, he said: ‘I am excited to join the ME Group team as a Non-Executive Director and work toward providing access to justice for UK consumers.
‘The combination of technology and deep knowledge of the legal process has allowed the ME Group to create a very professional and efficient platform that is well positioned to source and process claims for the benefit of consumers.
‘The growth of the business has been very impressive, and I feel that the ME Group is well positioned to continue the incredible growth for years to come.’
Since its formation in 2017, ME Group’s mission has been to champion access to justice through litigation funding and LegalTech.
Tim will report into Executive Chairman Bruce Walker who commented on the announcement.
‘I am delighted to welcome Tim to the Board. He brings a wealth of experience of credit markets and of managing institutional investors which will prove invaluable as we continue to grow our litigation funding business and to implement the Group’s growth strategy generally.’