March 05, 2015 7:05 PM ET

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Company Overview of WDFC UK Limited

Company Overview

WDFC UK Limited provides short term loans to customers in the United Kingdom. It offers services online. The company was formerly known as Wonga.com Limited and changed its name to WDFC UK Limited on May 3, 2013. WDFC UK Limited was founded in 2007 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

88 Crawford Street

London,  W1H 2EJ

United Kingdom

Founded in 2007

Phone:

44 8712 885 704

Key Executives for WDFC UK Limited

Co-Founder and Chief Executive
Age: 44
Co-Founder
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

WDFC UK Limited Key Developments

Wonga to Cut 325 Jobs in Restructure Move

Wonga is expected to axe 325 jobs in a restructuring move. The jobs cuts means that Wonga will be halving the workforce supporting its UK business. Offices in London, Dublin, Cape Town and Tel Aviv that currently employ a total of 650 people will be affected. Moreover, The Dublin and Tel Aviv offices are set for full closure.

Wonga to Shut Office in Dublin with Loss of 175 Jobs by Mid-2016 and Company's Office in Tel Aviv, Israel by Mid-2015

Wonga is to shut its office in Dublin with the loss of 175 jobs as part of a group-wide radical cost-cutting plan. The company said that its Dublin office on Sir John Rogerson's Quay, which is understood to employ about 175 people, will close by mid-2016. As part of the restructuring plan, the company plans to close its Tel Aviv office by mid-2015.

WDFC UK Limited Presents at The Financial Times Limited- the 2014 Retail Banking Conference, Apr-29-2014 11:15 AM

WDFC UK Limited Presents at The Financial Times Limited- the 2014 Retail Banking Conference, Apr-29-2014 11:15 AM. Venue: Andaz Liverpool Street Hotel, 40 Liverpool Street, EC2M 7QN, London, United Kingdom. Speakers: Errol Damelin, Co-Founder and Chief Executive.

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