Australasia’s largest specialist SME lender ScotPac has appointed Chris Leeds as General Manager of the business in Victoria and Tasmania.
ScotPac’s initiative serves a large, underserviced part of the market: business owners who struggle to get appropriate finance.
ScotPac’s latest SME Growth Index recorded a significant decline in the number of business owners who have to ‘go it alone’.
ScotPac and Trade Ledger have joined forces to create a market-leading origination and underwriting experience for business funding.
SMEs were already struggling with staff issues in the second half of 2021, well before the Omicron spike exacerbated their staff shortage woes.