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SAF Supporting Frontline Workers

08/07/2020 by Sean Blinkhorn

Solutions Asset Finance are proud of the service we deliver to companies who provide the public sector, the NHS and the wider healthcare sector, with the latest in medical technology and patient c...

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SAF supports Chester Zoo

25/06/2020 by Sean Blinkhorn

Solutions Asset Finance (SAF) is excited to announce it has contributed towards vital fundraising at one of the North West's most popular tourist attractions, Chester Zoo. The Zoo has been financ...

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An update from The SAF Team

20/05/2020 by Sean Blinkhorn

Whilst it has been a professionally challenging few months for everyone, both nationally and globally, SAF have experienced an upturn in activity across many areas over the past month as both su...

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Andy James - My first 12 months at SAF...

13/05/2020 by Sean Blinkhorn

Andy James has spent just over a year working closely with the team at SAF. Initially tasked with helping to expand funding lines across new and existing market sectors, the brief has since expand...

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A notice from SAF

31/03/2020 by Sean Blinkhorn

Following the latest advice from the government in relation to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we recognise that our clients - healthcare equipment suppliers and NHS trusts across the UK - ar...

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SAF host Mental Health Awareness workshop

06/03/2020 by Sean Blinkhorn

Solutions Asset Finance (SAF) recently held a workshop on Mental Health Awareness for all its members of staff. Mental Health is becoming more and more prevalent particularly in the workplace, the...

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SAF Kickstart 2020

31/01/2020 by Sean Blinkhorn

Solutions Asset Finance (SAF) recently held its annual kick off meeting. The purpose of this meeting was to review 2019 and celebrate our successes, but more importantly to have a clear strategy f...

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SAF to attend Healthcare Estates 2019

08/10/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

Solutions Asset Finance is looking forward to once again attending one of the UK's biggest healthcare exhibitions, Healthcare Estates. Healthcare Estates is the unrivalled platform for Estates Ma...

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Healthy staff is key for SAF

08/07/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

Several members of the firm have been taken outside their comfort zone by participating in group personal training sessions at The Athlete Factory in Chester. The Athlete Factory is a world cla...

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SAF promotes two Directors

25/06/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

SAF is delighted to announce two promotions within the business, Amanda Boote and Jane Tabiner have earnt well deserved promotions to Finance Director and Operations Director respectively. Amanda...

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SAF enjoys another local wellness walk

19/06/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

We recently added to our list of wellness adventures with a walk along the Sandstone Trail. Several members of staff attended the walk starting on Frodsham high street, which is the beginning of...

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One week until UKIO

03/06/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

Solutions Asset Finance will be attending this year's UKIO in force, with representatives from operations, sales, projects along with the commercial and support teams. One of our core values is re...

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SAF to attend Med-Tech Innovation Expo

13/05/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

SAF will be attending this years Med-Tech Innovation Expo on 15th & 16th May at The NEC Birmingham. It will be our first time at this Expedition and we look forward to networking with new supp...

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Andy James joins SAF

07/05/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

SAF are delighted to announce another new addition to the team, Andy James, who will be joining us on a consultancy basis. Andy is highly experienced in banking and finance, specialising in ass...

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SAF continues to grow!

03/04/2019 by Sean Blinkhorn

SAF's team is ever growing and we are excited to introduce you to our new Sales Support Controller, Claire Rowland. Claire brings with her a vast amount of experience in customer care, relation...

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SAF Celebrate Successful 2018

20/12/2018 by Sean Blinkhorn

SAF recently hosted its annual end of year review day, celebrating excellence from the last 12 months and discussing opportunities for the year ahead. There have been many success stories to come...

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SAF attending Healthcare Estates 2018

17/09/2018 by Sean Blinkhorn

Solutions Asset Finance is looking forward to attending one of the UK's biggest healthcare exhibitions, Healthcare Estates. Healthcare Estates is the unrivalled platform for Estates Managers, Dir...

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Increased Engagement = Increased Orders

30/01/2018 by Phil Dring

In the calendar year 2017, the sales conversion rate for one Retained Supplier on opportunities where we engaged directly with the customer was 76%. This equated to a significant 7-figure turnover...

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Meet the team - Ed Rowe

23/11/2017 by Jane Tabiner

We catch up with SAF’s Ed Rowe.  Ed, how long have you worked in sales / finance? I’ve been in sales since leaving school, and in finance since the mid-1980s. Back in the 80s I arranged fi...

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SAF branded finance

15/11/2017 by Steve Bowers

SAF enables its retained partners to offer NHS and Private sector customers their own company-branded financing solution services. In turn, this helps suppliers to present to their clients a cost...

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SAF completes Wirral Coastal Walk

21/09/2017 by Jane Tabiner

A group from SAF completed the Wirral Coastal Walk this week (19th September) as part of the company’s wellness campaign. The group (pictured below) set off from Hamilton Square train station i...

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SAF appears in the Health Estates Journal

19/09/2017 by Steve Bowers

We are proud to appear in the latest issue of the Health Estate Journal (September 2017). Find us on Pg.48, where SAF's Founder and Managing Director Steve Bowers, and Commercial Director Philip ...

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SAF to attend Healthcare Estates event

19/09/2017 by Jane Tabiner

SAF is looking forward to attending the popular Healthcare Estates event in Manchester this October. The event, to be held on October 10th and 11th at Manchester Central, will welcome delegates w...

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Sales Driven & Dedicated Team

31/08/2017 by Ed Rowe

Our supplier partners work hard for every opportunity and while our obvious financial and commercial solutions can greatly influence the outcome of a sale for them, it is ultimately our sales abil...

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SAF's visit to UKRC hailed huge success

19/06/2017 by Jane Tabiner

SAF visited this year’s UKRCO event, which was held on the 12 – 14 June at Manchester Central. The three-day scientific congress and technical exhibition is specifically aimed at those involv...

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SAF gears up for UKRCO

18/05/2017 by Jane Tabiner

SAF is gearing up for this year’s UKRCO event, which will be held from 12 – 14 June at Manchester Central. UKRCO, which is an annual event, consists of a three-day multidisciplinary scientifi...

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SAF do Snowdon

18/05/2017 by Jane Tabiner

At SAF we pride ourselves on helping our suppliers ensure their sales strategies are fighting fit. And earlier this year a group of SAF employees decided to take this a stage further with the lau...

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Mind the Gap proves a hit with suppliers

18/05/2017 by Steve Bowers

The SAF team have had a great response to the launch of our Mind the Gap product, which has been developed to assist suppliers in increasing their sales conversion rates.   Mind the Gap does not...

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Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

18/05/2017 by Phil Dring

The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust offers extensive Ophthalmology services with out-patient clinics across their three main hospitals as well as providing care for in-patients with eye con...

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Speed of Service and Tenacity

18/05/2017 by Ed Rowe

Many market leading suppliers and manufacturers have chosen SAF to assist with the provision of commercial and financial solutions to their customers, with the aim of closing more sales. Along wi...

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Introducing Mind the Gap

08/03/2017 by Steve Bowers

We are delighted to tell you about a new product we have launched called Mind the Gap. Mind the Gap has been developed by the team at SAF to assist suppliers in increasing their sales conversion ...

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Commercial Skills

08/03/2017 by James Fletcher

We are fortunate to work with some fantastic supplier sales people who have incredible knowledge of the products they are selling to their customers. This is absolutely vital in some of the key s...

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Meet The Team - Phil Dring

08/03/2017 by Nick Mason

We catch up with SAF’s Commercial Manager, Phil Dring. Phil, you joined SAF in 2011 as a Commercial Manager, what brought you to the company? I previously worked as a Relationship Manager for ...

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Fighting Fit

08/03/2017 by Jane Tabiner

We pride ourselves on helping our suppliers ensure their sales strategies are fighting fit. Now a group of SAF employees have taken this a stage further by practising what they preach around the ...

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