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Non-Executive Director, SWIG Finance                                                                                

SWIG is a not for profit organisation which provides loan finance to small and medium sized businesses who cannot access sufficient funding from banking or other sources. Delivering across the South West for over 25 years SWIG operates from offices in Truro and Bristol with fund managers and representatives throughout the region.

SWIG’s stakeholders include Cornwall Council, Devon County Council, GFirst LEP, Barclays Bank, Lloyds Bank and Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, each of whom is represented on the holding company board.

SWIG Finance, the main operating subsidiary of the group, now wishes to appoint two new Non-Executive Directors.

These positions will offer the successful individuals the chance to be part of a growing organisation supporting business growth across the South West.

  • SWIG is particularly interested in individuals with experience and skills in fundraising from corporates , high net worth individuals and the public sector, or with experience of business growth and innovation, and with the experience to support the board in ensuring existing funds are well managed and new funds are established.
  • Meetings (at least 4 times a year) are held throughout the region so there will be a requirement to travel as well as to be available for contact by email and telephone conferences between meetings.
  • Expenses and a small fee are paid.


SWIG Finance is regulated by the FCA and therefore the successful applicants’ appointments will be conditional on their meeting all background checks and being approved by the FCA.

Find out more about SWIG Group here.

Please send a CV and covering letter to or by post to

Malachy McReynolds
SWIG Finance
Lowena House
Glenthorne Court
Truro Business Park
Cornwall TR4 9NY

Closing Date: 17 March 2017