Andrew Hardman joins Advantedge Commercial Finance to drive expansion in Manchester
March 14, 2019
Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), a leading invoice finance provider, has appointed Andrew Hardman as Regional Sales Manager in Manchester.
Andrew will be responsible for continuing to develop Advantedges’ growing presence in the region as the firm pursues an ambitious growth strategy.
His appointment is one part of a continuing investment programme by the firm designed to focus on being closer to local businesses in order to provide the funding support they need to grow.
Expanding the team in the North West is an essential part of the programme with their regional sales presence also continuing to grow in the South West, South East, Thames Valley, Essex, London, Liverpool and Yorkshire. The firm has also been building successful client operational centres in the Thames Valley, Wales & the South West, The Midlands and Glasgow in addition to Manchester.
The appointment comes at an exciting time for the region with Manchester forecast to remain one of the UK’s strongest performing cities to 2021, although economic growth has been slow, according to new figures*. Employment growth will lead the city league tables at 1.2% a year with growth coming from administrative support and business services, transport and storage as well as strong growth in consumer sectors. Meanwhile, GVA will see a predicted annual increa