Business Lending Group appoints Colin Ranshaw as Credit Operations Director



Colin RanshawResidential development finance lender, Business Lending Group (BLG), announces the appointment of Colin Ranshaw as Credit Operations Director.

Colin has responsibility for preparing development finance proposals for approval by BLG’s Credit Committee and providing on-going monitoring of the loans through the development process.

Commenting on the new appointment, Peter Wade, Chairman of Business Lending Group, said:

“Colin brings a wealth of residential development finance knowledge to our team with 32 years’ experience in credit and lending roles.  Colin is an industry respected figure, having spent 9 years as Director and Head of Credit for Credit & Mercantile Plc and 4 years as Head of Lending for United Trust Bank, he really understands the needs of house builders and getting the deals funded.

Our business is helping the UK’s property developers to build.  In 2012 we grew our lending pipeline significantly; having development finance specialists like Colin, who can hit the ground running when they join us, benefits us greatly as we grow.”

Colin Ranshaw, Credit Operations Director at Business Lending Group, added:

“I’m joining Business Lending Group at an exciting time in the company’s growth; I look forward to helping them achieve their goals and high levels of customer service by providing top notch credit support.  The team have been most welcoming and I look forward to working with them for many years to come.”