Derek Gardiner

Free

Investment Manager with Social Investment Scotland
Available Thursdays
All appointments are 30min

Description

As an Investment Manager for Social Investment Scotland, Derek Gardiner specialises in helping Social Enterprises/Charities access Social Investment. Derek has almost 30 years of commercial and corporate banking experience. He worked primarily as a Relationship Manager, visiting clients, working face to face to discuss potential funding and developing lasting relationships. He has a strong record in developing business plans and reviewing financial information. He is passionate about the potential social impact of a business and the people behind the projects, not just the numbers.

Areas of expertise

  • Spotting opportunities
  • Growth plans
  • Loan Finance
  • Social impact
  • Business plan development