Alternative finance provider, Reward Finance Group has appointed Gemma Wright as Commercial Director with the responsibility to prepare the business for its next stage of development.

Wright previously spent more than 17 years with RBS where she became director of Invoice Finance with responsibility for leading a number of sales teams across the North.

Nick Smith, Reward’s group Sales and Marketing Director, said: “To have attracted someone with the experience and skills of Gemma to the team demonstrates the growing reputation of Reward Finance Group within the marketplace.”

“We are an extremely ambitious company which has a ‘can do’ attitude, makes quick decisions and provides a fast turnaround of funding. This approach is welcomed by SMEs, especially as traditional funding is still proving difficult to obtain. This has been reflected in our impressive growth and increased revenues over the last five years.We are building an excellent team at Reward and, having appointed someone of Gemma’s calibre, we are looking forward to building on our success.”