Mr. Hudson brings more than 25 years of sales and operations management experience in the Canadian alternative lending industry to Axis Auto Finance. Mr. Hudson has significant experience growing companies both organically and through acquisitions, having overseen and integrated 14 acquisitions throughout his career. His last position was Chief Operating Officer of ECN Capital (TSX: ECN), having previously been Executive Vice President of Originations at Element Financial Corporation. Prior to joining Element Financial, Mr. Hudson was the President of Hathway Financial, a financial services company that specialized in small to mid-sized commercial credits in the transportation, construction and industrial equipment markets. Before founding Hathway Financial in 2003, Mr. Hudson held key roles at Newcourt and CIT Group and was responsible for national vendor programs in the transportation, construction and automotive verticals.