" Businesses in the Midlands and South West are agile and forward-looking companies, the MarketInvoice proposition will be a great fit."
Business finance company MarketInvoice has appointed Adrian Payne as head of sales for Midlands and South West regions.
More than £74m in funding has already been provided to companies in the regions in 2018 so far, against £67.1m in 2017. Adrian Payne will establish a Birmingham-based team in 2018 to help grow the business across the Midlands.
Adrian began his career in finance at Barclays Bank as a business banking manger in 2010 supporting SMEs in Birmingham with their finance needs before moving to Bibby Financial Services in 2013. He moved to Aldermore Bank in 2014 as a regional sales manager before joining Ultimate Finance Group in 2015.
He will be tasked with delivering the business development strategy across sectors and regions whilst contributing to the underwriting and risk policies at MarketInvoice to enhance its proposition further.
MarketInvoice currently has a Manchester office and long-standing partnerships with local authorities in Leeds and Oxfordshire.
Adrian Payne commented: “MarketInvoice is growing at a phenomenal rate and I am thrilled to be joining the team at such an exciting time. Businesses in the Midlands and South West are agile and forward-looking companies, the MarketInvoice proposition will be a great fit.”
Gavin Sumner, VP Sales at MarketInvoice, added: “Adrian brings a depth of experience that will benefit our clients and team alike. His deep knowledge of a range of sectors and regions will help to grow the reach of MarketInvoice and support businesses across the UK.”