Q2 2022

20 | Q2 2022 Feb22633 Best Transport SME Finance Lender 2022 Propel Finance is an SME vehicle and equipment lender who keep very close to their existing customers’ needs and the external market trends, making sure they are always offering the correct products along with a brilliant customer service. With the current trends towards all things Green, Propel are leading the forefront in asset finance lenders supporting SMEs to both upgrade and purchase new electric vehicles, charging stations and more. Established in 1996, Propel Finance is an independent business that has secured its position as one of the largest UK independent commercial asset finance providers. Fundamentally, this business has gained an enviable reputation over the 26 years it has been in existence by supporting over 45,000 individual businesses, each of which have benefitted from the Propel Finance methodology of treating them like the unique SME entities they are. In essence, its efforts ensure that such businesses can both finance new assets and refinance existing assets such as vehicles and equipment; allowing them to maximise cashflow into their business and bringing on board solutions that will allow them to achieve new innovations and ambitions. With its greatest wish being to help each individual business in a bespoke and highly tailored manner – and its products and services having been made available all over the UK – it employs almost 200 staff who are equally as determined to help its customers succeed. Thus, its innovation, technology and alternative finance products have become renowned for being invaluable business assets. Its investment into ensuring it offers its customers the best of these have created an industryleading team with an outstanding digital process behind the scenes, one that allows for streamlined sales flow automation. Additionally, being partnered with Barclays Business Bank and Azets - a top 10 accountancy firm, hence with access to over 1 million SMEs, Propel Finance has secured a myriad of longterm relationships due to its comprehensive understanding of its market. After all, it is the people with whom these relationships are forged who benefit from its breadth of UK transport market knowledge, competitive rates, payment options, funding for assets, and more; not to mention its incredible specialist finance options for bus, coach, car, and automobile businesses. With a team that focuses on sustainability, customer satisfaction, and communication, it has stayed in touch with customers over the course of the pandemic in order to continue helping them. Indeed, thanks to this, Propel Finance secured in excess of 1,776 transport deals in 2021, something it is excited to use as a springboard this year. Capitalising on funding the green revolution, it is excited to pivot towards more sustainable asset management, making it easier, faster, more affordable, and more convenient for businesses to switch to electric vehicles from petrol & diesel powered ones. Its care, support, and tenacity both in these new areas and in the more established parts of its business have allowed it to retain the trust of old customers and build trust with new ones, structuring and organising its work environment to be able to handle an ever-growing workload so that it can support its customers with that traditional Propel Finance excellence. Finance is subject to status. Terms and Conditions Apply. Propel acts as a lender or a credit broker for business customers only Company: Propel Finance Phone: 01633 982922 Email: contact@propelfinance.co.uk Website: www.propelfinance.co.uk