26 April - Drinks Reception & Casual Dinner

6.30 pm – Drinks Reception: Albert Bar

7.20 pm – Sponsor speech: Albert Bar

7.30 pm – Casual Dinner: Albert Suite

9.00 pm – Dinner Concludes

Dress Code: smart casual

27 April - Morning - Session One

8.15 am – Registration: Networking

9.15 am – Welcome: CCTA Council

9.30 am – Introduction: Jason Wassell, CEO, CCTA

9.40 am – Panel: A mile in their shoes: understanding the alternative lending customer

  • Denise Crossley, Chief Executive, Lantern
  • Anna Ellison, Director, Policis
  • Niall Alexander, Markets & Consumer Insights Manager, Fair4All Finance
  • Simon Gregory, Sales Director, Data on Demand

10.30 am – Break: Coffee & refreshments

27 April - Morning - Session Two

10.50 am – Keynote: Update from the FCA
Brian Corr, Interim Director of Retail Lending, FCA

11.20 am – Panel: Charting our course: the changing regulatory structure

  • Karen Taylor, Director & Regulatory Consultant, Themis Consultancy
  • Chris Leslie, Chief Executive, Credit Services Association
  • Chris Fitch, Vulnerability Lead, Money Advice Trust
  • Andrew Marsh, Chief Executive, Marsh Finance

12.20 pm – Break: Networking lunch

27 April - Afternoon - Session One

1.20 pm – Presentation: Illegal money lending, the pandemic and what you can do to help
Cath Wohlers, LIASE Manager, England Illegal Money Lending Team

1.45 pm – Panel: Testing the technology: new innovations in lending

  • Paul O’Sullivan, Chief Executive, Aryza
  • Mark Fiander, Chief Executive, GAIN Credit
  • Julian Graham-Rack, Chief Executive, PrinSIX

2.25 pm – Break: Coffee & refreshments

27 April - Afternoon - Session Two

2.45 pm – Raffle: Raffle draw and prize handover

2.50 pm – Presentation: Raising finance: crossing the waters
James Crellin, Director, Finance Group, Walker Morris LLP

3.00 pm – Fireside Chat: Financial Ombudsman Service

  • John Wightman, Ombudsman Leader & Head of Practice (Lending), FOS
  • Jason Wassell, Chief Executive, CCTA

3.50 pm – Approx: Conference closes