New appointments to the Northern Irish team

Close Brothers Commercial Finance, part of Close Brothers Group plc, has made new appointments to expand and strengthen its Northern Irish team.


Sales Director

Sean Darcy has joined the Belfast office as Sales Director for Donegal region. He has over 30 years’ experience in finance, and specialises in business lending, including asset finance which he will focus on in his new role.

Speaking about joining Close Brothers, he said:

“Since joining Close Brothers, I have been impressed with the customer focused approach to business which puts the client at the centre of every decision.

“In my new role, I am looking forward to meeting and interacting with both new and existing clients. Close Brothers have an excellent product suite, streamlined processes for quick turnarounds and a flexible, positive approach to business. I hope to support many businesses with this outstanding proposition.” 


Area Sales Manager

Jenna Gass has been promoted to Trainee Area Sales Manager in the Belfast office. Jenna has been developing her asset finance knowledge and skillset since she started working for Close Brothers three years ago. She will specialise in offering asset finance solutions to SMEs through-out Northern Ireland.

Commenting on her new role, Jenna said:

“I am delighted to have this opportunity to support businesses across Northern Ireland and to focus on building lasting relationships with customers. I am eager to help SMEs across the country grow and meet their own objectives using the fantastic product portfolio that Close Brothers offers.”



Team photo

Gary Coburn, Regional Sales Director, commented on the appointments: 

“Asset finance helps businesses to manage cash flow, fund growth and purchase new assets. At Close Brothers Commercial Finance, we are committed to using our expertise on this funding to enable businesses to fulfil their objectives.

“It’s fantastic to have Sean and Jenna join our growing team. I have no doubt that Sean’s wealth of experience and Jenna’s fresh perspective will help us to support the thriving SMEs in Northern Ireland.”


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