Ian Anderson joined Westlake Financial Services in July 2005 as Director of Risk Management. He was promoted to Sr. Vice President of Production, Business Strategy and Analytics in early 2007. As President, Ian’s primary focus is on growth and maintenance of an effective overall business strategy and execution. In addition, Ian’s vision is set squarely on expansion of Westlake’s strategic alliances with other leaders in the automotive industry.

Mr. Anderson received his Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of California, Irvine in 1997. He is also a Ford Motor Company certified Six Sigma Black Belt.

Prior to joining Westlake, Ian held positions at Bayview Acceptance and Triad Financial as a loan officer, marketing representative, risk analyst, Six Sigma Black Belt and product manager.

Westlake Financial Services is an internet-based, privately-held finance company specializing in acquisition and servicing of sub-prime to near-prime automotive retail installment contracts.