Gary Guest

Fund Manager

Gary is FW Capital’s Fund Manager in the North West. He manages the £102m NPIF Debt Finance Fund, with a focus on the North West of England, but with the ability to support SMEs in Yorkshire and Humber.  The fund can make loan and mezzanine loan investments of between £100,000 and £750,000.

Gary was previously responsible for the successful delivery of the £45 million North West Fund for Loans Plus which was part of the £155 million North West Fund.

He joined FW Capital in June 2010 to establish its operations in the North West and manages an 11 strong investment team based in Cumbria, Liverpool, Manchester and Preston.
A former Relationship Director with Santander in Manchester, Gary has worked with SMEs in the North West for a number of years. He also spent time at Barclays Corporate in London and has managed portfolios of SMEs as well as corporates with turnovers up to £150 million.