Rob Ground, Managing Partner and Founder

Both Rob and Kalan are focused on establishing Kalan Finance as the premier finance advisory business in London. Prior to establishing Kalan, Rob was the Partner in charge of operations at Knight Frank Finance LLP, where he was also a Member of the Board. He was responsible for setting up the operations of the business from inception and the development and management of all banking relationships. This included oversight and responsibility for all structured and high value lending transactions in addition to the management of the support team.

Before joining Knight Frank, Rob was a Credit officer at Citi Private Bank responsible for lending decisions across a wide array of asset classes. Over 10 years at Citi Rob gained excellent experience from top to bottom of the risk management and credit world.

In addition he was an Executive Officer at the DTI and holds a BSc Hons in Chemistry from Exeter University as well as a Diploma in Management from the University of Surrey. He is CeMap qualified.