Sam is Managing Director of BCI Finance and advises Alternative Finance companies within the group on capital structure and debt transactions.
Prior to BCI, Sam was Co-Head of the Technology, Media & Telecoms team at Barclays. He has worked with start-ups, sponsor-backed businesses and larger publicly listed companies supplying products and advisory in areas that include leverage finance, venture debt, risk management and accessing capital markets.
Paul joined BCI in 2016 as Investment Manager of the Credit Opportunities Fund. Paul has over 10 years’ banking experience, the majority of which have been focused on capital markets securitisation and structured finance across multiple asset classes. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Ragna joined BCI in 2016, and is working with venture debt investments and receivables backed investments into UK Alternative Finance businesses.
Before joining BCI, she worked in investment research, helping consultancies and private equity firms on due diligence projects. Ragna holds a BEng in Engineering from University of Warwick, and a BSc in Economics and an MSc in Entrepreneurship from Lund Unversity in Sweden.
Emma recently joined BCI as a graduate, where she works with the credit team on the current debt portfolio in addition to the analysis of new BCI opportunities. Before joining BCI Emma was studying at the University of Edinburgh for a BSc in Mathematics.
Stephanie joined BCI in 2017 as Team Assistant where she supports both the Debt and Equity teams and the Commercial Director. Before BCI, Stephanie worked in similar roles in the property and events industry.
Kevin is the CEO of BCI Finance and has over 15 years’ experience in the consumer credit, debt management and debt purchase sectors. Over these years, Kevin has worked closely with the Blenheim Chalcot partners and their investment portfolio, where he has had a particular focus on the financial services sector. He was previously part of the founding team of TDX Group.
Mark is a Partner at Blenheim Chalcot and works with a number of businesses, primarily in the Financial Services sector of the Blenheim Chalcot portfolio. Mark was the founder and CEO of the TDX Group, which he led for nearly eight years before the acquisition by Equifax in January 2014. He previously worked for Capital One in analytics, marketing, risk and operations roles both in the UK and US.
Peter is a seasoned private equity investor with over twenty years of private investment experience. He is a former Partner of Warburg Pincus, where he headed European Financial Services investments. In 2013 he was appointed to lead the UK Government’s Investment Programme within the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills and served as CEO of British Business Bank Investments on its formation until the commitment of its initial investment phase in 2016.
Martin brings to BCI an extensive experience in credit and risk management. Most recently, he spent 8 years as Head of UK Retail Credit and Chief Risk Officer for Retail Banking in Latin America at HSBC, before moving to Equifax as Director of Banking & Finance. He is currently a board member on several consumer finance companies in the UK.
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Mark has deep expertise in consumer credit, having led the Subprime Cards and Personal Loans divisions at Capital One, and being the former CEO of TDX Group. He is currently the CEO of Accelerate Places, Blenheim Chalcot’s property business, and works closely with businesses across the Blenheim Chalcot Group.