The Five Minute Interview with Steve Marsh, Managing Director, Goldentree Financial Services


Goldentree is a privately owned and funded property finance business. Owned by Fred and Peter Done, also owners of the BetFred business, Goldentree have the capacity and flexibility to do deals quicker and more flexibly than anyone else.

Commercial Bridging and Development Finance are just two of their specialities. We speak to managing director Steve Marsh:

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

Working with Simon Ismail

What keeps you focussed?

Working with Simon Ismail

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

Good Spelling and Neat Hair

Are you an optimist or a pessimist?

An Atheist

What did you want to be as a child?

Grown Up

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

Working with Simon Ismail

Who or what makes you laugh?

Mo Mulki’s shoes

Do you dread Monday mornings?

Only the plethora of meaningless e-shots

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

My Tattoo

With whom would you most like to have dinner?

Simon Ismail and Mo Mulki