Paul Lavender is a chartered accountant with a wide range of financial and commercial experience of private and public companies. Paul is currently Group Finance Director for AIM quoted LitComp Plc – a group of companies which includes Elite Business Development Limited, Elite Litigation Services and Elite Insurance Company Limited. In 2002 he worked on the initial Ofex flotation of LitComp in 2002 and its subsequent move to AIM in 2006. He has also been involved in fundraising for LitComp. He is also currently a Director of United Bright Bar Co Limited, a family concern which produces bright drawn steel.