Meet the team
Interim Chief Executive
Andrew is interim Chief Executive. He has big growth aspirations for UK Credit. It is Andrew’s drive and passion which places the customer first and is at the core of the values of UK Credit.
He holds an MBA, is a Chartered Management Accountant and has been listed among Britain’s top 100 entrepreneurs by Management Today on five occasions. Andrew is also Executive Chairman of the Norfolk Capital Group. He and the group have received awards from publications such as Business Week, the Independent and the Sunday Times.
Andrew lives in Norfolk. He is active in the local community, supporting local charities, is also a supporter of the Prince’s Trust. Andrew is also an avid Norwich City fan.
Deputy Chief Executive
Graham has been with the group for 9 years holding a number of senior financial and technology roles.
As Deputy Chief Executive, Graham is responsible for the vision and delivering the strategy that is UK Credit's future. To this end Graham also heads up IT development and and takes the lead on change management.
In his spare time Graham can often be found on the river indulging in his passion for Sailing, an interest that he has had since childhood, or spending quality time with his family. Cycling, walking and playing guitar take up some of Graham’s time when he’s back on dry land, but this is shared, of course, with Karaoke.
Ian joined UK Credit in 2018 as the Finance Director having previously worked and trained in auditing as well as being employed as a Financial controller and director in the energy sector.
Ian holds a 1st class degree in applied accounting and finance as well as being an ACCA Chartered accountant.
As Financial Director, Ian heads up the finance and business analytics teams to ensure the most profitable outcomes for the businesses future growth.
Outside of work, Ian is a keen Ipswich Town fan and used to play a lot of football, but since getting married and having two children, he now spends his time ferrying them to and from various clubs instead.
Head of Compliance
Richard joined UK Credit as Head of Compliance in October 2018, having previously held similar roles within the group for the past two years. Prior to this Richard worked for the Financial Conduct Authority for three years, specialising in consumer credit.
Richard’s role within UK Credit is to oversee the compliance function to ensure regulatory compliance with the FCA rules, guidance and principles. He is also our Data Protection Officer and is responsible for ensuring our client data is safe and secure.
Outside of UK Credit, Richard has a keen interest in most sports. He is an avid Fulham fan and can often be found scrambling about the local football pitch with the rest of the UK Credit team or at the gym.
Head of Collections & Customer Service
Nicholas joined UK Credit in 2016 after spending a fulfilling 8 years within the criminal justice system for Electronic Monitoring services in various positions.
Nicholas is responsible for Collections and Customer Services. With a dedicated, qualified and experienced team alongside him. He and the team support and endeavour to help customers with any issues they have around their UK Credit Loan.
His job and having two energetic young children keeps him very busy but he will find time to watch what he terms as “the best team in north London”, Spurs. He takes a keen interest in American Football, which he used to play for a little while. He has the broken bones and bruises to prove it.
Head of Development
Aaron joined UK Credit in early 2019 as the head of the development team, having previously worked a similar role for an engineering software company in Cambridge. He has a First Class Honours in Computer Science and also works as a freelance developer specialising in cloud and micro-service based developments.
Aaron and his team of skilled developers are the core of what makes UK Credit tick. They maintain the existing software systems as well as work to develop new solutions to support the company’s growth strategies. As a team, they deliver fixes, patches and support to the systems to ensure the day to day business runs smoothly.
Outside of work, Aaron is an avid gardener and is preparing to begin studying Horticulture in his spare time. He also enjoys spending time with his wife and young son, making the most of their new experiences as family. He also volunteers to teach and inspire young people looking to venture into the world of software development.
Head of Business Development
Prior to joining UK Credit Richard held various senior marketing and commercial roles within the betting and gaming sector.
As part of UK Credit’s ambitious plans Richard drives commercial opportunities and leads the team towards marketing excellence, something that he has been rewarded for by winning national marketing awards.
He holds a BA in Economics and post graduate accreditation in strategic marketing. Away from UK Credit you’ll find him on the golf course, where he played to county standard, and has even been known to caddie on the European Tour.
Head of Lending
Having worked various sales managerial roles a fortunate change of career lead Brendan to UK Credit, where he joined as Head of Compliance and was the driving force behind the company becoming fully authorised by the FCA.
More recently Brendan has gone back to his roots and become Head of Lending. Brendan maximises UK Credit's sales opportunities. Ensures that UK Credit offers a consistent customer experience and always treats the customer fairly, something that is central to the ethics of UK Credit.
Outside of work Brendan has a taste for the more active side of life, having completed a parachute jump despite being scared of heights. His athleticism continues as he is a keen runner, being known to have completed the odd marathon, loves cycling and the comedy of Billy Connolly CBE.