Matt Vincent joins ThinCats as business development head for Midlands
ThinCats, the leading alternative finance provider to mid-sized SMEs, has today announced that Matt Vincent joined the business on 15 May as senior director, regional business development for the Midlands.
Matt was previously director of debt finance at Growth Lending (previously Boost & Co) across the Midlands, where he was responsible for launching the business, brand and product offering to the regional market.
He joins ThinCats with 15 years’ debt finance experience starting his career at NatWest in several roles including portfolio management and credit, before joining Lloyds Banking Group across their corporate and institutional and mid-market teams.
In total, ThinCats has lent more than £1.3bn to businesses across the UK while assets under management stand at more than £750m.
Matt Vincent, director regional business development, ThinCats: “I’m delighted to be joining ThinCats at such an exciting time in its development. They have a terrific team and an excellent profile with corporate finance advisers. I look forward to helping more businesses with their funding needs across the Midlands region.”
Mike Hackett, head of business development, ThinCats: “It’s great to be welcoming Matt to the ThinCats team. The Midlands is a dynamic region and a critical contributor to the future growth of the UK economy and is also the home of our HQ in Ashby-de-la Zouch. We have ambitious plans to support the growth of many more businesses in the region and Matt will be integral to helping deliver this.”
Matt will work alongside Neil Taylor, Richard Newman and Richard Thwaite from ThinCats’ Midlands transaction management team.