Clear Junction Appoints New Head of Legal
Clear Junction is delighted to announce it has appointed Laurence Thomas as Head of Legal – further testament to the recent growth experienced and the need to expand the team to provide additional support both internally and externally.
Laurence began his career at the global law firm Clifford Chance, where he focused on corporate finance transactions, as well as delivering financial services regulatory advice. His time at the firm involved placements at Goldman Sachs and Barclays Investment Bank, and an overseas posting to Moscow.
After these roles, Laurence left private practice to further develop his career as an in-house lawyer, with positions at leading insurance and consumer finance firms. Having been part of a small legal team in his previous role, Laurence brings with him experience of directly advising all areas of the business legal and regulatory risk.
Commenting on his appointment, Laurence says “I’m delighted to join Clear Junction at an exciting point in its growth. As we continue to enter new markets, I’m looking forward to working with the team, clients and regulators to deliver a truly innovative range of payment services.”
Welcome aboard Laurence!