GE Capital has expanded its business
development team with five senior appointments across its
asset-based lending operations in the UK.

Oliver Sutton is the new regional director for
Greater London and Home Counties. Sutton – whose experience
includes a regional manager role for Davenham Group – assumes the
new role having previously worked as regional director for GE
Capital’s equipment finance business.

Alan Austin becomes regional director for
Greater London and the South. He joins from KBC Business Capital
and will report to Jon Hughes, business development director for
London and the South East.

Barry Lee has been appointed regional director
for East Midlands. He joins from HSBC, where he spent the past
three years heading up its asset-based lending offering in the East
of England.

Peter Jones becomes regional director for
Manchester. Jones, who has over 25 years experience in the
financial services sector, previously worked at Landsbanki.

Nihal Winniczuk is the new regional manager
for GE Capital business in Yorkshire. She started her career at GE
Capital as a client manager and will report to Simon Wells,
business development director for the North.

Antonio Fabrizio