The Five Minute Interview with Daniel Hornblow, Director, ADD Capital Finance


daniel hornblow ADD Capital Finance

ADD Capital Finance was originally launched in 2008 as a Commercial Finance Brokerage with a view to support businesses with all Commercial Finance requirements including, but not limited to: Asset Finance, Invoice Finance, Trade Finance, Point of Sale Finance and Commercial Mortgages – later moving into Development Finance as requests came in from clients.

ADD Capital Finance re-launched in November 2018 – focusing on Unregulated Bridging Loans, Commercial and Development Finance.

Upon receiving full FCA permissions in August 2019 they have also incorporated Regulated Bridging Loans and Second Charge Mortgages to their product offering, alongside unsecured/ secured business loans.

We speak to director, Daniel Hornblow:

What is the best thing about being in the bridging & development finance business?

The variety of enquiries seen, which makes no two days the same.

What keeps you focused?

Providing the right solution for clients to help them realise their dreams / profits.

What qualities do you look for in your employees or colleagues?

Fun personalities and great customer service.

Are you an optimist or a pessimist?

Optimist – the glass is always half full, and there is always an opportunity in every problem.

What did you want to be as a child?

An architect.

What will be the greatest challenge facing the bridging & development finance industry in the coming months?

Keeping up with the pace of enquiries that is expected to be received now that the political scene has settled.

Who or what makes you laugh?


Do you dread Monday mornings?

No – I look forward to Monday mornings as I work with a great team in a great industry.

If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?

Less grey hair.

With whom would you most like to have dinner?

Frank Lampard.