Salad Money

Healthcare Services Finance CEO of the Year (UK): Tim Rooney
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<p>Tim Rooney is the CEO of ethical lender Salad Money. Salad provides small, affordable loans to NHS workers supporting them when they most need it. Salad is somewhat unique in the way they make their lending decisions solely using Open Banking data, this enables them to ignore outdated credit scores completely, helping those that have previously been excluded from accessing affordable credit to get the financial support they deserve. Salad also offer financial resilience building through their free support platform Salad Money Mind. </p> <p>Tim has operated within the Consumer data sector for many years combining technology with consumer data sets and latterly open banking data knowledge. In his last role at Big Issue Invest he was responsible for creating the Big View debt tool. Tim has an extensive knowledge of the credit sector and is passionate about using that knowledge for good.</p>