SPECIALIST lender Money Partners has appointed Bob Sturges as director of communications. He will report directly to chief executive Colin Sanders.Sturges has oversight of all communications activity at Money Partners. He will also work closely with sales and marketing director Adam Henry to promote the company at high profile industry events. Sturges has been in the consumer finance industry for more than 25 years. During this time he has held a range of management positions in underwriting, risk assessment, servicing, internal audit and communications departments. Sturges’ previous companies include Lloyds Bowmaker, Nationwide Credit Corporation, Heritable Finance Group and igroup.