Meet The Team

Graham Cooper, Managing Director

Graham is the original founder of Avanti, establishing the company in 2011. Graham previously worked at director level for the Yorkshire and North East offices of the UK’s leading independent invoice finance company.

Graham is a supporter of Barnsley Football Club (even through the bad times) and enjoys travelling.


Contact Graham on 07515 426075 or graham@avanti-cs.com

Nick Whitaker, Associate

Nick joined Avanti in July 2017, having previously spent 25 years in Invoice Finance Sales (including both bank subsidiary and independent companies).

Nick is responsible for developing relationships with business advisors and also visiting new and existing clients to give advice on deal structure,

In his spare time, Nick likes to play golf and spend time with his family (preferably in Spain).

Contact Nick on 07759 131015 or nick@avanti-cs.com

Jonathan Blanksby, Client Service Manager

Jonathan joined the Company in April 2016. He is responsible for direct marketing and heads our telephone centre, giving advice to business owners regarding funding alternatives in the market place.

Being from Chesterfield, Jonathan has no interest in football!

Contact Jonathan on 07468 428556 or jonathan@avanti-cs.com

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