Tansy Cunningham (Battson) appointed as Head of Business at Gener8 Finance

Gener8 Finance (“Gener8”), the Oxfordshire-based independent invoice finance provider, is delighted to announce that it has promoted Tansy Cunningham (Battson) to the new role of Head of Business, effective as of 1 August 2019. Tansy will be responsible for leading the Gener8 business, supporting both the sales and operations teams.

Tansy steps up to the position having gained 17 years’ experience in the invoice finance sector.  Having cut her teeth and built a credible career over 15 years at Bibby Financial Services where she worked her way through the ranks gaining experience in managing client relationships, client portfolios and small business units before successfully taking on responsibility for their Scotland based operations team before heading south to lead their Specialist Trade and International Division.  With a wealth of experience in carefully balancing the need to the support client growth whilst taking responsibility for risk management strategies, Tansy took the decision to move to Gener8 nearly two years ago as Head of Operations and in that time has orchestrated an impressive growth strategy.

Speaking of her appointment, Tansy said: “I am delighted to have been given the opportunity to lead such a fantastic team at Gener8. Stepping up to this new role comes at an exciting time, whereby the growth of the business has enabled us to expand our product portfolio and offer more bespoke financial solutions to business owners across the UK. I look forward to working with the team to continue to strive to deliver a market leading service for our clients.”

As part of 1pm plc, the AIM-listed independent provider of finance facilities to the SME sector, Gener8 also provide access to a multi-product range of business finance solutions to the UK market from asset finance, commercial loans through to vehicle finance.

Ed Rimmer, Chief Operating Officer at 1pm plc, commented: “We are thrilled to have promoted Tansy to the role of Head of Business. Throughout her time at Gener8, her contributions have proved invaluable to the success and growth of the business. She has a natural ability to build effective relationships with her colleagues and clients, both of which are at the centre of everything she does. We are confident that her extensive experience of running invoice finance operations and her dynamic approach to business will play an instrumental role in helping the Group achieve its ambitious growth plans over the next five years through to 2024”.