Aldermore strengthens asset finance team‏

By Bridging Loan Directory -


aldermoreAldermore has announced that it is further strengthening its Asset Finance team with the appointment of Ian Corbett to the newly created position of Head of Specialist Credit.

Ian will draw on his extensive asset finance experience enabling Aldermore to expand its asset finance offering to support a broader range of businesses. Ian brings over 25 years of financial services experience to Aldermore with particular expertise in Agricultural and SME underwriting. Ian joins from Investec Asset Finance, where he held the position of Senior Manager of Credit & Risk. Previously, Ian spent over 10 years working at ING Lease.

Commenting Ian Corbett, Head of Specialist Credit said:

“Aldermore is an ambitious and dynamic organisation and I’m very excited about the role I can play in contributing to their future success.

“The asset finance team at Aldermore has a great reputation for client service and they have a clear desire to support British businesses. I look forward to helping the team meet the lending needs of SMEs across a number of sectors and to working closely with its first class intermediary network.”

Carl D’Ammassa, Managing Director of Asset Finance at Aldermore added:

“I’m delighted to welcome Ian to the team at Aldermore. His appointment affirms our commitment to supporting UK businesses and reflects the growing demand we are seeing for asset finance from an ever increasing range of sectors.

“In 2013 Aldermore’s asset finance team lent over £600 million to UK SMEs, Ian will play a fundamental role in helping us to continue and expand upon our success. I am confident he will help us to support an even greater number of SMEs, from a broader range of sectors.”