Fiducia Commercial Network

Fiducia Group Founding Partners

Marcus Grimshaw

CEO & Founder

Marcus Grimshaw is the co-founder and CEO of Fiducia. He completed a 2 year Chairmanship of the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB) during which he implemented high standards of regulation and practice within the brokering industry and played a key role in launching findSMEfinance. He has also previously sat on the board of directors at the Openwork Partnership (LLP). Marcus is also in regular attendance at Old Trafford supporting Manchester United.

CEO & Founder

Anthony Scott

Managing Director

Anthony is Managing Director of the Fiducia Group and responsible for the overall running of the various businesses on a day to day basis. He holds both the ACIB and the Diploma in Financial Planning. Anthony is an author having written ‘On Ashover Hill’ and ‘The Birthday Gift.’ He loves to spend time with his family, blog, take photos, read and watch plays and live music. He is a keen tennis player and runner.


Fiducia Commercial Network Team

Leading Fiducia Commercial Network in the UK and around the world

Mark Grant
Managing Director (UK)

Mark Grant is the Managing Director (UK) of Fiducia Commercial Network UK. He is hugely respected and known within the industry and played a key role in originally establishing the Network. His knowledge, connections, and experience in the commercial finance and Network sector is unrivalled and will drive the UK Network forward and help expanding the army of Appointed Representatives to develop and provide first class customer service to their clients.

Rachel Kent
Managing Director (International)

Rachel is the International Managing Director for the Fiducia Commercial Network. She has been a key member of the Fiducia Group senior management team and will focus on developing the international arm of the rapidly developing Network. Rachel is vastly experience having worked professional in the finance services sector for her entire career. Her philosophy is simple, she wants our clients to experience a level of service they can recommend.

Lisa Pilgram
Operations Manager

Lisa Pilgrim is Operations Manager at Fiducia Commercial Network UK. The banking expert boasts more than 18 years experience in the financial sector and was most recently Area Manager for a leading Nottingham Building Society.

Erica Meredith
Head of Compliance

Erica is vastly experience and respected in the commercial finance industry and was formerly NACFB Compliance Manager. She has more than 15 years working in the financial services sector across commercial finance, corporate banking and compliance.

Ann Walters
Compliance Officer

Ann joined Fiducia as the Compliance Officer. She previously spent 38 years working for the Royal Bank of Scotland Group, 20 years + of this within the commercial banking arena. Outside of work she enjoys swimming, reading and holidays.

Neringa Valutkeviciute
Business Development Manager

Neringa has more than eight years experience as a strategic business development manager in the dynamic world of financial services. She is a seasoned business development manager who is passionate about driving success and empowering businesses to reach new heights.

Rob Sims
Business Development Manager

Rob has enjoyed a successful career in the financial services industry. He has operated as a Business Development Manager at a regulated and unregulated mortgage packager and providing broker registration services within a high street bank. Away from the office Rob enjoys Airsoft and has an interesting claim to fame having appeared as an extra in the latest Pride and Prejudice!

Mike Sharp
Training Development & Support Manager

Mike is an experienced financial services practitioner having operated as a mortgage and protection broker and in broker training, development and sales management roles. He joins Fiducia Commercial Network as Training, Development and Support Manager and will work with ARs to provide ongoing support. Away from the office, Mike is a keen squash player who enjoys fishing at the weekend.

Snehanshu Upadhyay

Finance Manager

Sne started his career with one of India’s most diversified financial services firm offering a range of financial products and services gives him a platform to understand the core values of Fiducia. His “Never say die” attitude earned him the Employee of the Month in the first month with Fiducia. He has been an integral part of the team and quite well embedded in the fabric of Fiducia.

Nancy Prest


Nancy is HR for the Fiducia Group and works on the day-to-day people operations across all business divisions. With over 20 years HR experience Nancy is a Chartered Fellow of the CIPD and works with many clients on all areas of HR from day-to-day work to strategies. Nancy is from Yorkshire and says she likes to live on the edge by supporting Leeds United!

Kat Barrows

Business Administrator

Kat supports the Commercial Solutions team with administration, marketing and social media, in addition Kat also supports with our Appointed Representative proposition. Prior to joining Fiducia, Kat has worked in a variety of marketing, production and financial roles, she has a wide skill set, and can turn her hand to any new challenge. Kat enjoys working as part of a team and likes to spoil her colleagues by feeding them!

Sarah Huckstep

Business Administrator

Sarah is vastly experienced, working previously as Sales Support Administration and Debt Management Advisor and within Residential Care settings and supporting adults within community. Away from work, Sarah loves sports but mainly football. She is a proud Leeds United fan, enjoys walking her dog Toby and husband, weekends away in the caravan in the country side, all genres of music, going to concerts, theatre shows and also go skiing.

Jaquline Turner

Business Administrator

Jacqueline left Scotland in 1995 to join the RAF as a Personnel Administrator and served for six years before leaving to give birth to her eldest daughter. She has worked in the administration sector for 32 years in many varied roles and was in the Civil Service for 14 years. Away from work she is busy with two daughters and two stepsons and four Staffordshire Bull Terriers.

James Fletcher

PR & Marketing

James is vastly experienced former National Newspaper journalist. He worked in Fleet Street for more than 20-years in roles including Assistant News Editor at The Mirror, Chief Northern Football Writer at The Mirror and News of The World before making the successful transition into PR. Based in Wilmslow, Cheshire, he has worked with an eclectic mix of blue chip business, high profile personalities and a range of B2B and B2C clients.


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