XLMedia hands senior roles to Balchin and Clark

XLMedia hands senior roles to Balchin and Clark

Affiliate marketing services provider XLMedia has appointed Iain Balchin as group chief financial officer and also named Sarah Clark as chief transformation officer

Published 7th February 2020

Balchin joins from payments optimisation specialist Ixaris Group, where he had been group CFO, responsible for restructuring the finance function of the business.

Prior to this, Balchin had a spell at WorldRemit, a private equity backed money transfer business, where he was responsible for restructuring its finance division and preparing for future investment.

Balchin was also group CFO roles at WIZINK Bank and Ascot Lloyd Financial Services, and served in senior finance positions with St James Place Wealth Management and Chartis Insurance - AIG Group.

Meanwhile, XLMedia has also confirmed that Clark will take on the role of chief transformation, joining from Loot Crate Inc, where she was general manager, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Prior to this, Clark worked for PayPal, serving as head of global strategy, before moving on to become general manager.

“I am delighted to welcome Iain and Sarah to XLMedia, both of whom bring significant expertise in their respective fields to the Group,” XLMedia chief executive Stuart Simms said.

“The recruitment of Sarah and Iain will significantly strengthen our senior leadership team and we look forward to working with them as we continue to transform our core business in order to capitalise on opportunities across our industry.”