Annabel has been in the financial industry for 12 years and specialises in corporate banking and lending. Over her career she has worked with businesses of all sizes, from sole traders to multi-national listed companies, across a range of sectors lending from £10,000 to £2billion. She is an expert in Asset Based Lending and Secured Lending.
Annabel has consulted for Fintech companies, most notably Monzo and works with numerous start-ups across a variety of sectors. She is currently opening the Manchester office for a new SME lender, Fresh Thinking Capital, and manages a private Development Finance fund.
Having studied with LIBF for the last 10 years and completing an BSc and MSc in Banking Practice and Management, she became the Alumni Governor on the LIBF Board of Governors in January 2019.
Annabel has a deep passion for the banking and finance sector and believes the finance sector is not only pivotal to our economy but that the people within it have a huge responsibility to preserve our roots in traditional banking whilst embracing change and challenging the status quo.