Stuart Bates

Stuart is a seasoned and recognised asset based lending professional, he has a strong track record delivering complex transactional structures and driving business growth in a numerous senior roles. Prior to Co-founding Praetura Commercial Finance Stuart held senior positions as Commercial Director Shawbrook Bank, Executive Sales Director Centric Commercial Finance and Regional Director of GE Commercial Finance. Stuart is responsible for delivering Origination for the SME to Mid-market, with a key focus on MBO’s, MBI’s, acquisitions and growth debt structures.