Appointment reflects the firms’ commitment to empowering regional businesses by making funding more accessible.
29 Aug 2023: eCapital Commercial Finance (eCapital), a leading invoice financier, have announced the appointment of Paul Bowden to the role of Regional Sales Manager. Based in Newport, Paul will be responsible for working with businesses and their financial advisors across the Southwest and South Wales to ensure that they have access to essential cashflow based funding solutions.
Paul joins the team following a period of impressive growth for eCapital as companies seek the funding surety to help them deal with the challenges of the current economic environment. eCapital, who have been committed to delivering bespoke working capital solutions to businesses for over 20 years and funding over £4bn worth of invoices, now supports the cashflow ambitions of more than 1200 SME’s.
Paul brings to eCapital a wealth of industry and commercial finance experience having spent over 21 years within invoice finance, holding senior positions at both Bibby Financial Services and more recently as Sales Director at Skipton Business Finance. A proven deal – doer, Paul is highly respected in the industry and recognised extensively throughout his extensive intermediary network across the region.
As Paul comments on his appointment: “I am delighted to have the opportunity to join eCapital. They have impressed me already with their drive and determination as a business to empower businesses by accelerating their access to cash. Their energy and enthusiasm to get deals done is first class and their strong localised presence is crucial in delivering a fast localised response to our prospective client’s needs.
As a leading independent funder in the market, they stand out for their can-do, straightforward attitude to doing business and with larger funding pools they can offer UK businesses funding solutions of up to £3.5m. Ours remains a very challenging economic environment for businesses and so it’s vital that we as a lender continue to support them with easy, uncomplicated access to working capital.”
eCapital specializes in the provision of fast, bespoke invoice finance facilities to SMEs across a wide range of industry sectors. It also places an important focus on its strong and viable relationships with brokers and financial intermediaries who play a vital role in facilitating funding solutions and thereby supporting local businesses.
As Bryn Ible, Regional Managing Director of eCapital concludes: “We are delighted that Paul has joined the team. His industry knowledge and experience, coupled with his record in delivering invoice finance solutions to local businesses makes his appointment a real bonus for us here in the region. We look forward to Paul playing a vital role in us further developing our eCapital brand and reputation in the local area.”
For eCapital Commercial Finance enquiries, please contact:
Ian Ward on [email protected] / 07789 392 438 or
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About eCapital Commercial Finance
eCapital Commercial Finance (eCapital) is a leading invoice financier providing funding facilities up to £3.5m to support the growth of SMEs through the provision of flexible working capital facilities. The business has grown significantly since its launch in 2001, providing over £4billion of funding to businesses. It is majority owned by eCapital, a US based financial services business with interests in the USA and Canada.