Santander backs financial firm's expansion plans
A financial advisory firm in Staffordshire has expanded its footprint four-fold with the support of a 'significant' funding deal with Santander Corporate & Commercial.
UK Financial Services Ltd, founded by Richard Kendall in 2011, has moved to a new office and recruited two staff, with more hires in prospect.
The business also plans to add another branch within the next three years, and aims to establish a nationwide franchise within the next seven.
Kendall said: 'The support from Santander has been fundamental in allowing us to capitalise on this momentum.'
Chirag Mistry, relationship director at Santander Corporate & Commercial, said: 'We're delighted to be able to support Richard as he looks to develop and grow the UK Financial Services brand both locally and, long term, across the UK. It is clear there is demand for high quality financial advice and the firm is well placed to capitalise on this dynamic.'
Note: News bulletin content has been provided by a third-party and is not the opinion of Santander.
When you’re an established business, recruiting top talent in all the areas you need can seem like a never-ending challenge.
If you’re a start-up or small business, how can you put together an attractive employee package to appeal to top talent – graduate and…
More than one million incidents of financial fraud occurred in the first six months of 2016, according to official figures released by…
Santander’s Head of SME International Mark Collings discusses why exporting to new global markets may provide businesses with new and…