At Approved Business Finance, we're committed about helping businesses grow. Every business has different needs that can evolve over time, and our finance options reflect this. Whether you're an established business or start-up, Approved Business Finance will be able to facilitate the best deal for you.
Established in 2009 Barwood Capital are a relationship driven real estate investment business with a focus on the UK regions with a proven track record of delivering strong returns for investors and partners. They have a repeat investor rate of over 80%, and have invested over £490m of equity to create over £1bn of value for investors.
Cynergy Bank provides specialist banking and business services to ambitious small to medium enterprises (SMEs*) and their entrepreneurial owners. Our desire is to help them through every financial need, big or small, professional or personal. Founded in 2018, we have a strong track record supporting businesses from our bases in London, Birmingham, Manchester, Redhill and Edinburgh. We are a bank focused on customers, people and enduring relationships. Cynergy Bank Limited is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Eligible deposits with Cynergy Bank Limited are protected by the UK Financial Services Compensation Scheme. Tony Leo is a banking professional with 20+ years of experience. Experienced in Relationship Management and Credit Underwriting with a proven track record in deal structuring / execution for SME’s across a variety of sectors including self-storage, property, healthcare and hospitality. * Ambitious small / medium businesses, business owners, property entrepreneurs and family businesses with the capability and capacity to grow.
HH Business Finance is dedicated to supporting self-storage businesses with tailored financial solutions. Our commitment to offering a simple, flexible, and personalised service sets us apart. With a team boasting over 100 years of experience in commercial finance, we understand the unique needs of self-storage businesses.
KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. The firm has significant expertise in Deal Advisory and has strong credentials in providing Corporate Finance (debt, capital raise and M&A) services for self storage businesses.
LGIM Real Assets has been an active player in UK real estate equity since 1971 and currently manages assets of £20.4 billion (as at 30 June 2021) for our institutional and retail clients. Our solid track record has enabled us to build a robust network of industry relationships, giving our clients privileged access to deals that would otherwise have been beyond their reach.
The firm was founded in 2002 by Ronald Dickerman, Madison’s President, with the idea of building a global investment platform focused on providing liquidity to real estate owners and investors who otherwise had few options for facilitating early exits from their illiquid real estate ownership positions or monetizing embedded equity. Today, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Frankfurt, Luxembourg and Amsterdam and a full team of professionals dedicated to the sourcing, underwriting, acquisition, asset management and investor relations, Madison has become a global leader in providing equity capital in a diverse range of real estate transactions involving class A properties and portfolios. Madison focuses on capital partner replacements, equity monetizations and recapitalizations of class A properties and portfolios located throughout the US, UK and Western Europe as well as investments in public/private companies owning similar quality properties. Since inception, Madison has raised over $8 billion in capital commitments from more than 175 institutional investors around the world. Furthermore, Madison is an existing investor in self storage assets in Europe.
PKF Smith Cooper is a professional services firm specialising in the self storage sector. The firm supports clients on company disposals, acquisitions, management buy-outs and all types of growth finance. It has developed a bespoke database of self storage operators in the UK and holds regular conversations with consolidators within the industry (UK and overseas). SCCF has also developed its own database of private equity and debt funds. SCCF can support self storage assets nationally and are able to transact internationally. During the last three years the team has completed over 100 transactions across a range of sectors. The wider Smith Cooper firm is able to support on accounting and taxation matters including due diligence, capital allowances and capital gains tax/ business asset disposal relief.
Satellite Finance is a trusted and experienced commercial finance brokerage, proud to serve the members of the Self Storage Association UK. With a strong commitment to supporting self-storage businesses and their financial needs, we specialise in securing tailored and competitive finance solutions.
SG Capital Partners is a family office established in 2008 that invests in and develops real estate assets and associated businesses. We partner with self-storage operators to scale business operations by bringing our real estate expertise and access to investment capital to accelerate business growth in the burgeoning self-storage market. We choose investment strategies that have the potential to scale nationally and globally. SG Capital Partners are currently looking for innovative and ambitious self-storage business partners so please get in touch!
Through TPG’s family office roots, entrepreneurial heritage, and West Coast base, they have developed a differentiated approach to alternative investments based on innovation, organic growth, and a culture of openness and collaboration. Since their founding in 1992, they have developed a distinct position in the industry, executing some of the most notable and interesting transactions in private equity.