Welcome to the team – Steve Thompson

01 July 2021

Peritus Corporate Finance is delighted to announce the appointment of Steve Thompson in to their Corporate Finance team.

Steve is a highly experienced Real Estate lender with over a 33-year banking career specialising in real estate investment and development finance. 

Across the real estate arena, Steve has strong experience in funding investment and development transactions across the residential, office and retail asset classes in London, the Home Counties and the Southeast. 

Steve commented, “After a long career in banking I am delighted to be joining the successful and professional team at Peritus and look forward to the exciting challenge of an advisory role and working with our partners which will benefit my clients with a wider range of lending capabilities”

Steve’s career commenced at Barclays Bank Plc where he gained extensive real estate and corporate finance knowledge working at their head office. 

After working for Barclays for 16 years, Steve joined a private bank in the City of London where he assisted high net worth clients with their real estate, investment, and development finance requirements.

Following time at Santander’s corporate team, Steve moved to Metro bank as a Commercial Banking Director where he had a successful career assisting clients with their finance needs across the real estate arena.  Most recently Steve worked at Oaknorth bank as a Debt Finance Director.

Darren Baker, CEO, Peritus Group noted, “Steve’s knowledge and expertise in real estate will strengthen the already strong team within Peritus.  With over 40 staff covering our Corporate Finance and Private Finance business we are building a market leading platform where we want to be seen as best in class across all sectors.”