Working Capital Partners (www.workingcapitalpartners.co.uk) announces that Jeff Longhurst will be joining the firm as a non-executive director to assist in its continued development and growth.
Jeff comes with a wealth of CEO experience within the industry, including building and selling his own invoice finance business.
Having spent three years as CEO of the Asset Based Finance Association where he was instrumental in integrating the ABFA with UK Finance, he then went on to become the managing director of commercial banking and invoice finance at UK Finance; and latterly chairman of its invoice finance and asset based lending board.
Jeff’s addition to the WCP board, highlights the ambition of the company to expand and build upon their recent accomplishments within the finance industry, evidenced by accolades such as the ACQ Global Awards and Global Business Insight Awards.
Perry Burns, managing director of WCP states “We are very excited to have Jeff joining the Working Capital Partners family and look forward to utilising his wealth of experience and industry knowledge to develop our own product range and suite of services. His appointment is a sign of our commitment and determination to being the leading company in our market and I have no doubt Jeff will play a massive part in helping us achieve our goals.”
Jeff commented “I am delighted to be joining the board of WCP, a company that prides itself on top quality service, and look forward to working with Perry and the rest of the team. WCP can become the UK’s leading cashflow financier for SMEs and I hope that my experience can help contribute to that.”