Gareth Francis

Interim Finance Director

Gareth is Interim Finance Director at Legal & General Affordable Homes. Gareth took up the position of Head of Corporate Finance in January 2021 when he left Clarion, the largest housing association in the country, where he was Director of Treasury and Corporate Finance overseeing all aspects of a £5bn+ debt portfolio and management of the associated risks.

Until 2016 Gareth was Deputy Treasurer at THFC during the lender’s operation of the affordable housing government guarantee scheme. Previously Gareth had been Head of both Investment Finance and Treasury at Affinity Sutton Group and had held a number of roles at Ford Credit Europe Bank plc.