Manchester-based finance provider, GC Business Finance, has created three new roles within its lending team to meet the growing demand for alternative finance.
GC Business Finance, which is part of The Growth Company, has welcomed Zack Shaw and Alice Bloor as Loan Officers to the Start Up Loans lending team. Zack joins from specialist lender Together Money, and Alice joins from the hospitality sector.
GC Business Finance established Start Up Loans in the North West in 2013.
Simon Truby takes up a new position as Senior Loans Manager for the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) team within GC Business Finance, helping small and medium-sized businesses secure growth funding in the micro-finance sector. Simon formerly worked at RBS.
Chris Hutchison, Head of Lending at GC Business Finance, said: “Our loans team works with some of the country’s most exciting, enthusiastic and entrepreneurial businesses and demand for funding has never been higher.
“Simon, Zack and Alice are joining us in three newly created roles that will really develop and fortify the team and enable us to build on our work supporting businesses at all stages of their growth journey.”