Our Mission

Nucleus Commercial Finance was founded in 2011  with a mission to provide UK SMEs with alternative funding options.

Nucleus is a fast growing business and we have already leant over £900m to businesses across the UK and we are on a mission to make solution-led finance accessible to more businesses than ever before, offering businesses from £5,000 to £50m to flourish and grow.

No bureaucracy, no rigidity: we support growing companies with the finance they need to flourish.  Our range of products has been designed to package solutions that fit the needs of each individual business that we work with. Dependent on the product, we can provide you with the finance you need in as little as 24 hours.

Our team of specialists have a wealth of experience in business finance and banking and through their consultations with you will get to know your business and recommend a solution to fit.  As such, we understand how to structure short, mid or long-term funding that helps your business grow. 

At Nucleus, we combine the stability of bank finance with the flexibility and speed of alternative lending platforms. Our use of technology ensures delivery of the best experience for you and our relationship managers will make sure that you are well looked after once your finance is in place 

Whether you require, cash flow financeinvoice financeproperty financeasset funding or construction finance, we’ll find the best bespoke solution. 

Our products and services come with guaranteed expertise, honesty, and certainty. If you’d like to find out more, please contact one of our credit specialists. 

Management

Chirag Shah

Chirag Shah

CEO
Chirag Shah is a founding partner of Nucleus Commercial Finance. Prior to establishing Nucleus, Chirag was Portfolio Manager at Acheron Capital Ltd, a London-based asset manager focusing on acquisitions in the life insurance space. He was responsible for sourcing, due diligence, monitoring and liquidation of distressed investments in ABL deals, ABL hedge funds and life settlements.
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Mark Goldman

Mark Goldman

Director
Mark Goldman joined Nucleus as a Director in 2012 after a career spanning over 30 years in global fixed income markets. He is involved with the daily running of the Nucleus business along with Chirag, with a focus on Marketing and Investor Relations.
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Gordon Titley

Gordon Titley

Non-Exec Director
Gordon has over 25 years’ experience in the invoice finance, asset based lending and restructuring industry.
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Simon Willmet

Simon Willmet

Finance Director
Simon joined Nucleus in June 2015 as the Company’s Finance Director. Prior to joining Nucleus Simon worked in corporate restructuring for 13 years, ten of which were spent at Deloitte in London.
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Meet the team

Our specialists have substantial banking and investment experience. Read more about our senior team and their backgrounds by clicking the button below.

Meet the team

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