Karen Fisher joins Advantedge to support Midlands based client relationships
June 10, 2019
Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), has appointed Karen Fisher as Senior Relationship Manager at their Midlands based operation. Karen has joined the leading invoice finance provider to support their growing client portfolio with a focus on delivering a market leading service to clients.
The appointment comes as the firm notches up its first anniversary of its opening in the region and is in response to their growing presence as a result of their ambitious growth strategy.
Karen will oversee the development of their growing operational centre based in the Midlands. The appointment comes at a time when the Midland’s business community has gradually had to come to terms with the fact that political uncertainty, both domestically and internationally, seems to be the new norm. Advantedge believe that businesses in the region have a crucial role to play in driving the economy and need to maintain their focus on growing their businesses.
As Karen comments “The Midlands has a thriving business community with 450k SME’s and with an average 1.7% GVA growth, it has the fastest regional growth rate outside of London and the South East. The region has a positive outlook as the economy as a whole is experiencing growth across a broad range of sectors from construction, manufacturing, IT and professional services all experiencing higher than national average growth rates”.
Karen brings with her substantial experience having worked within client and risk management roles within the invoice finance sector, most notably with