ABN AMRO Commercial Finance strengthens national team
Invoice and asset based lender, ABN AMRO Commercial Finance, has strengthened its national finance team with the appointment of three new business development managers.
Ben Pittam will introduce a range of financial solutions supporting re-finance and growth finance to businesses across the Midlands, including Birmingham and Black Country. He is a qualified accountant, starting out in private practice. Ben’s work involved advising companies in many different industry sectors, carrying out statutory audits and preparing year end financial statements.
Ben said: “I am very much looking forward to continuing the good working relationships with our partners in the Midlands, by providing effective funding solutions through the ABN AMRO Commercial Finance range of Asset Based Lending products.”
Recently, Ben has been carrying out audits and surveys on existing clients and new business. He will be reporting to Deborah Bell, sales director for the North.
Natalie Jameson has been appointed in the mid-market business development team in the North West. Natalie will work alongside Dave Rushton and Nick Russell, focusing on partnering with key financial advisors to fund Northwest businesses organic and acquisitive growth.
With over 19 years experience within the Asset Based Lending industry, Natalie has considerable experience within the event driven finance space, formerly with Shawbrook Business Credit. For five years, Natalie was an entrepreneur and business founder of the UK’s first private dental network within the UK’s leading supermarkets. This business was successfully exited via a sale to BUPA healthcare at the end of 2013, giving her first hand experience of the start, build and sell process.
Natalie said: “I’m keen to harness the strength of ABN AMRO Commercial Finance and its global expertise. This will help advisors and their clients’ compete and win nationally and internationally, by providing a ‘one stop shop’ for asset based lending, cash flow and EFG loan finance.”
Natalie is particularly excited about building on ABN AMRO Commercial Finance’s collaborative partners for growth approach, co-creating long term value for clients through sharing the brand’s wider knowledge & expertise.
In the South, Ian Moody joins the team as business development manager. Ian brings over 17 years’ banking experience to the role, combined with 11 years’ experience in Asset Based Lending. Most recently, Ian has worked in credit and underwriting.
Ian said: “I am delighted and proud to represent ABN AMRO Commercial Finance in the Central South and develop its presence and reputation in the area. ABN AMRO has an extremely strong and well known brand and is able to provide a full Asset Based offering, together with exceptional customer service to its clients and introducers.”
Ian will report to Ian Burman, sales director for the South.
ABN AMRO Commercial Finance is committed to growing their national team of specialists, to provide extensive expertise to customers in the UK market place.