Our Team

Driving the company forward is a dedicated team of professional people who care about our customers.

When you call BCRS Business Loans you are not connected to a remote call centre – you speak to real people who understand the business of business.

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Senior Leadership Team

Stephen Deakin BSC (Hons), FCCA: Chief Executive

Stephen is Chief Executive of BCRS Business Loans. With extensive experience in the finance sector, Stephen has secured over £40 million in funding and is responsible for leading and shaping the strategic direction of BCRS.

Fun:
Stephen is chair of governors at a local school and is a season ticket holder at West Bromwich Albion.
Stephen has recently discovered a passion for surfing and can be seen frequently struggling on the Welsh waves.
Aside from this, he likes spending time with his children, enjoys music and plays the bass guitar.

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Sarah Moorhouse BA (Hons), MCIM, MCIPR, MIoD: Operations & Marketing Director

As Operations Director, Sarah plays a vital role in ensuring that the day-to-day operations of the business run smoothly. She is responsible for ensuring that effective methods are put into place so that BCRS runs to its maximum productivity.

As Marketing Director Sarah develops highly effective marketing campaigns. Brilliantly targeting ideal customers. Making it all happen on time and under budget.

Fun:
Has an unnatural obsession with Spin classes at her local gym.

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Caroline Dunn: Finance Director

Caroline joined BCRS Business Loans as Finance Director in November 2021. With over 15 years’ experience working in finance, including senior positions at automotive suppliers and packaging manufacturers, Caroline heads up our finance team and is an instrumental member of the senior leadership team.

“I am looking forward to getting stuck into my new role, shaping the finance team alongside my colleagues and working with the senior leadership team to extend our support whilst remaining true to our socially-driven ethos.”

Fun:
Caroline plays netball in a local league and enjoys spending time with her family and socialising with friends.

A MotoGP enthusiast who is looking forward to travelling to races in Europe next year and exploring the cities which host them. Her favourite so far is Florence, Italy.

A keen concert goer she loves to see The Stereophonics as often as she can.

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Andrew Hustwit: Head of Business Development

Andrew is our Head of Business Development. Appointed to the role in February 2022, Andy is a key member of the leadership team, heads up four Business Development Managers based across the West Midlands and plays a key role in delivering BCRS’ five-year growth strategy to increase lending and social impact.

Andy first joined BCRS in March 2018, after which he spent four years as our Business Development Manager for Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent.

Andy’s background consists mostly of experience in the financial services sector, comprising of relationship manager roles for a big UK bank on both a local and regional level, but has also dabbled as a pub manager and an architectural technician.

Fun:

Andy has recently started playing golf again at his local club. Aside from this, Andy was previously a Scout leader for his local group and now sits on the executive committee.

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