Andrew Robinson CEO - Arc & Co. Group

Andrew Robinson
CEO - Arc & Co. Group

Andrew established Arc & Co. in 2008 in response to the economic crisis that gripped the world.  With a lack of liquidity amongst lenders many individuals were left without routes to finance high value personal assets.  Through his understanding of complex financial structures, Andrew was able to secure finance on behalf of his clients where traditional financiers could not.  Arc & Co. Group has continually demonstrated growth under his leadership and Andrew has expanded Arc & Co. into marine, aviation and real estate.  Andrew has built a team with a passion about finance that is the key to getting our clients the right result.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3205 2121
Mobile: +44 (0) 781 530 7731
Email: andrew@arcandco.com

STRUCTURED FINANCE

Edward Horn-Smith Managing Director Structured Finance

Edward Horn-Smith
Managing Director
Structured Finance

Edward began his career in the real estate team of Tesco PLC.  From here, he developed his passion for the industry and in 2009 joined Arc & Co. to form the Commercial and Development team. Since then, he has created a first class reputation for debt structuring and a no-nonsense approach to closing deals.  The Commercial and Development team has grown year on year and has helped clients secure in excess of £2 billion of finance over the past 5 years alone.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3205 2126
Mobile: +44 (0) 778 863 2139
Email: edward@arcandco.com

John Kerrigan Director Structured Finance

John Kerrigan
Director
Structured Finance

John has over 10 years in management and advisory experience within property organisations throughout the UK and Middle East.  John has achieved a Masters in Real Estate from the College of Estate Management (Reading University) and is currently working through the pathways to becoming chartered (MRICS).

As director and shareholder of Arc & Co., John is part of the executive team, responsible for guiding Arc & Co. to structuring £450m of debt last year and subsequently winning the 2017, 2018 and 2019 Moneyfacts Development Broker of the Year award.

Tel: +44 (0) 203 205 2124
Mobile: +44 (0) 750 822 5678
Email: john@arcandco.com

Matthew Cleave Director Structured Finance

Matthew Cleave
Director
Structured Finance

Matthew joined Arc & Co. in 2014 and builds his business around a strong understanding of the market, attention to detail and a willingness to take great care of his clients.  Having worked in the financial services and property industries for over 20 years, Matthew has experienced the highs and lows of the financial cycle.  He draws on this experience to deliver specialist financial advice to both developers and investors looking to fund projects ranging from residential, office or hotels through to PRS, retail and industrial development purchases or refinances.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3205 2192
Mobile: +44 (0) 773 359 1856
Email: matthew@arcandco.com

Andrew Miller Relationship Director Structured Finance

Andrew Miller
Relationship Director
Structured Finance

Having started his business life as a Lloyd’s reinsurance broker in the City of London, Andrew switched to the life assurance, pensions and investment market.  Capitalising on his industry experience Andrew then established his own business specialising in SSASs mainly for acquisition of commercial property.  It was this platform that led to him being headhunted by Arbuthnot Latham in the City as MD Designate to take over from a retiring principal in the management and oversight of three significant divisions.  In 2010 Andrew made his final move and joined the Arc & Co. team as one of its most experienced members.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3205 2125
Mobile: +44 (0) 776 813 7668
Email: andrew.miller@arcandco.com

Jeremy Robinson Asset Finance Adviser Structured Finance

Jeremy Robinson
Asset Finance Adviser
Structured Finance

Jeremy is a highly accomplished property lending professional with direct corporate acquisition and ownership experience over a 28 year career including spells with lenders UCB Bank Plc (a then BNP Paribas subsidiary) and PLT Ltd. Success in residential property development and commercial investments as both owner and lender give him the expertise and understanding to provide the outstanding level of advice and service that clients require in today’s marketplace.

Tel: +44 (0)20 3205 2199
Mob +44 (0)797 673 7552
Email: jeremy@arcandco.com

Nick Holding-Parsons Asset Finance Advisor Structured Finance

Nick Holding-Parsons
Asset Finance Advisor
Structured Finance

Nick is a professional debt advisor specialising in structured asset finance for UK and international clients. In the time Arc & Co. has been running, it has built strong relationships with a wide range of different funding lines to suit our clients' specific property transactions, whether it be development or investment projects. Unlike your typical advisor/broker, we do a great deal of underwriting in-house which means we can quickly find the best solution for our clients.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3205 2129
Mobile: +44 (0) 797 350 6632
Email: nick@arcandco.com

Charlie Armstrong Asset Finance Advisor Structured Finance

Charlie Armstrong
Asset Finance Advisor
Structured Finance

Charlie joined Arc & Co. having spent 3 years working as Head of Investments for a boutique property development company in London.  He holds a Masters in Management and Finance from the University of Bath and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Nottingham.  Before embarking on his career in finance, Charlie was fortunate enough to have spent time touring Europe, Asia and Australasia playing rugby professionally.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3205 2127
Mobile: +44 (0) 771 705 4937
Email: charlie@arcandco.com

Julian King  Asset Finance Broker

Julian King

Asset Finance Broker

Julian began his career in Real Estate after graduating from Oxford Brookes University working for a well known London estate in Knightsbridge. He then moved on to follow his passion into development establishing a successful career as a Land Buyer. Julian purchased sites across multiple asset classes including residential, commercial, retail, retirement and student accommodation. More recently, Julian has advised national clients on recruiting land personnel to bolster their land teams regionally.

Office: +44 (0)203 205 2190
Mobile: +44 (0)773 445 7547
Email: julian@arcandco.com

Sam Le Pard Asset Finance Adviser Structured Finance

Sam Le Pard
Asset Finance Adviser
Structured Finance

Sam is a key part of our Structured Finance team, advising UK clients on their debt and equity requirements across a range of real estate projects. Before joining Arc & Co, Sam was a trainee solicitor at Freshfields LLP, working in London, Dubai and Singapore. Sam gained a first-class BA from the University of Nottingham, and distinction at BPP law school. Sam draws on these experiences to offer clients commercial and pragmatic advice to reach their goals.

Tel: +44 (0)20 3205 2195
Mob: +44 (0)79 1715 4432
Email: sam@arcandco.com

Tom Savill Asset Finance Advisor Structured Finance

Tom Savill
Asset Finance Advisor
Structured Finance

Tom joined Arc & Co. having spent the past 2 years within the insurance industry specialising in aviation underwriting. Tom gained a bachelor’s degree in business from the university of Oxford Brookes and uses the valuable skills gained from past experiences to aid and enhance the Commercial and Development team.

Tel: +44 (0)20 3205 2123
Mob +44(0)798 3400 318
Email: tom@arcandco.com

Alan Burgess  Asset Finance Broker

Alan Burgess

Asset Finance Broker

Alan studied at the University of Birmingham and achieving a BSc Joint Honours in Geography & Town Planning. He went on to work in his family’s property development company where his interest in property finance was first piqued. Alan is also a keen aviator having been involved with various RAF organisations from a young age.

Office: +44 (0)207 647 9741
Mobile: +44 (0)792 828 0066
Email: alan@arcandco.com

PRIVATE FINANCE

Marine + Aviation

Gary Crichlow Aviation Finance Advisor

Gary Crichlow
Aviation Finance Advisor

Gary holds a degree in Aeronautics & Astronautics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and has worked in aviation finance for the past 12 years. Having previously worked as the aviation asset manager at GE Capital and Lombard, Gary has a deep understanding of the aircraft financier world. He has handled numerous aircraft transactions, sitting at the nexus of technical, appraisal, operational, financial, tax and legal expertise to drive deals to completion.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3205 2128
Mobile: +44 (0) 77 951 28041
Email: gary@arcandco.com

Judd Cole Director, Southern Europe

Judd Cole
Director, Southern Europe

Judd heads up Arc & Co.’s operations for Southern Europe, where he provides debt advisory on Real Estate, Marine and Aviation.

Judd has worked in the international financial markets for the past 20 years. He previously worked as a Propriety Trader in Paris, and as a Bay Street Investment Advisor in Toronto,  working closely with TD Wealth and RBC Dominion Securities. Judd has extensive investment banking knowledge and a vast global network with a deep grasp of structured finance. He lives with his family in the Monaco area.

Tel: +44 (0) 203 971 2512
Mob: +33 (6) 29 86 36 09
Email: judd@arcandco.com

Residential Mortgages

Daire Dowling Director Private Client

Daire Dowling
Director
Private Client

Having graduated from Warwick University, Daire began his career as a mortgage adviser at Alexander Hall in 2001. From there he moved to Savills Private Finance and headed up the Oxford office in charge of the home counties. Daire joined Arc & Co. as a Director in 2014.  A specialist in complicated transactions for High Net Worth Individuals, Daire utilises his experience to structure debt for his clients across the UK.

Tel: +44 (0)20 3205 2196
Mob: +44 (0)79 2936 9175
Email: daire@arcandco.com

Rupert Child Senior Consultant

Rupert Child
Senior Consultant

Having started his career at Coutts & Co looking after High Net Worth individuals resident in Europe, Rupert has gained over 30 years of experience in finance and investments.  Since taking early retirement from Coutts and joining Arc & Co. he specialises in both residential and Buy-To-Let helping remove the stress from the application process.  Rupert builds his business on good service and a willingness to take great care of the people he is dealing with to achieve the desired result.

Tel: +44 (0)20 3205 2194
Mob: +44 (0)77 2207 0342
Email: rupert@arcandco.com

Jamie Rigby Mortgage Consultant

Jamie Rigby
Mortgage Consultant

Jamie joined Arc & Co. in 2016, having spent the previous 10 years as a Bank Manager. During his banking career, Jamie looked after private clients, high net worth clients, rural and landed estate clients. Jamie continues to serve these clients, having built up an excellent reputation in the Cotswolds, Midlands and the South East.

Office: +44 (0) 203 205 2198
Mob: +44 (0) 783 394 2392
Email: jamie@arcandco.com

Alistair Hargreaves Financial Consultant

Alistair Hargreaves
Financial Consultant

Alistair has been in financial services since 2004. He started his career with RBS progressing to Santander then John Charcol before joining Arc & Co.in July 2017. Alistair specialises in complex cases, often involving multiple income streams, unusual properties or nonstandard personal situations. As well as providing quality, individual advice to his clients, Alistair prides himself on his customer service, economic understanding and industry knowledge. Throughout his career Alistair has built up strong relationships with underwriters at a number of smaller, bespoke lenders, allowing him to place difficult cases that other brokers might struggle with.

Tel: +44 (0) 203 205 2129
Mob: +44 (0) 0796 750 9318
Email: alistair@arcandco.com

Gareth Briggs  Mortgage and Protection Advisor

Gareth Briggs

Mortgage and Protection Advisor

Gareth joins Arc & Co. from Chancellors Estate Agency in Reading where through rapid promotion he was appointed as one of the youngest managers in the company.  Having attained a BA Hons in Management Economics from Essex University Gareth has also completed his CeMAP qualification.  During his time at Essex Gareth captained the university Rugby league team and on graduating spent 7 months traveling Asia.

Office: +44 (0) 2032 052 122
Mobile: +44 (0) 7450 281 565
Email: gareth@arcandco.com

Nikita Nigai Asset Finance Advisor

Nikita Nigai
Asset Finance Advisor

Nikita, the youngest member of the team, has already developed a wide-ranging understanding of the financial services industry.  Having completed his studies a year earlier than his peers, Nikita has demonstrated an ability to learn quickly and to apply his knowledge to the service he offers his clients.  Previously at a private bank in Riga, Nikita speaks several languages and is now part of the CIS Desk at Arc & Co.

Tel: +44 (0)20 3205 2120
Mob +44(0)78 3321 1190
Email: nikita@arcandco.com