Time Finance is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Shaw as Relationship Manager.
Ian joins the leading Invoice Finance provider with a wealth of experience in the banking and finance industry. He has built a credible career at firms including Clydesdale Bank, Virgin Money and Barclays Bank as a Relationship Manager where his main responsibilities included portfolio risk management, account management and financial analysis.
In his new position at Time Finance, Ian will be responsible for managing and maintaining relationships with a broad portfolio of clients, overseeing their Invoice Finance facilities and identifying opportunities to support their growth plans with enhanced facilities.
Speaking of his appointment, Ian said: "I’m thrilled to be joining Time Finance. Their team have an excellent reputation in the industry for achieving high client retention figures and delivering great customer services levels.
“I’m particularly looking forward to working with such a diverse client portfolio. It presents an exciting opportunity for me to contribute the expertise I’ve built up throughout my career, but also support the delivery of unique financial solutions to a broader range of businesses of various sizes, backgrounds and with different funding needs. Having worked in larger financial organisations, joining Time Finance will offer a refreshing change of pace and approach. I’m looking forward to having a more hands on approach to relationship management and building strong relationships with our clients.”
Ian’s recruitment is the latest in a string of appointments at Time Finance in recent months. Time Finance recently welcomed Tariq Bourdouane and Thomas Ludden as Business Development Managers in its Invoice Finance team as it sets out to double its sales team in 2023.
Kevin Howard, Head of Relationship Management (South) at Time Finance, added: "We are delighted to welcome Ian to the Time Finance team. His breadth of experience in Invoice Finance and fresh perspective will undoubtedly be of great value to the company as we continue to put customer service at the heart of everything we do. We look forward to welcoming Ian and leveraging his expertise to provide our clients with the best possible financial solutions.”
Time Finance specialise in the provision of funding solutions to over 10,000 UK businesses seeking to access the finance they need to realise their growth plans. Time Finance offer Confidential and Disclosed Invoice Finance facilities ranging from £10,000 to £2.5million to UK SMEs. In addition to its Invoice Finance solutions, it provides Asset Finance, Business Loans, Vehicle Finance and Asset Based Lending.
The firm celebrated a lending milestone with the delivery of its first Asset Based Lending facility in May. The £1.1million facility comprised a £650,000 Invoice Finance facility and £450,000 Property Loan. The deal was packaged as a result of rising demand for multi-product funding solutions and Time Finance’s commitment to provide flexible and innovative solutions to businesses across the UK.