Archives: Staff

Amy Dowd

Donna Street

Donna joined Mistral Asset Finance Ltd in March 2010 as Administration Manager having previously worked for Hansar Finance/Alliance Leicester as Sales Support Supervisor. The new role is mainly to be responsible for the processing of finance agreements and all administration tasks. Donna has worked in the banking industry for the past 15 years in various… Read more »

Charlotte Smith

Charlotte left Sixth Form and joined Baker Tilly Accountants on a training scheme at the age of 18. She decided she wanted a move into industry and joined Mistral in Summer 2014. She is currently completing her final exams towards being a fully qualified whilst working as Assistant Accountant in the Mistral office. Charlotte enjoys… Read more »

Francesca Barber

Francesca joined Mistral in January 2016 after spending 3 years working for San Rocco Restaurants. Based in the Manchester office, Francesca will be working with the sales team to generate new business and build relationships with existing customers. Her vast experience in customer service makes her an ideal candidate for the job. In her spare… Read more »

Freddie Fuller

Freddie joined the Mistral team in 2014 as a business development coordinator. He has since started Mistral Specialist Finance, providing funding for the renewable energy sector. Freddie is a committed supporter of clean energy and renewable technologies. Freddie’s background in business strategy allows him to find the perfect funding solution for all types of renewable… Read more »

Michael Gillen

Regional Sales Manager Michael Gillen joined Mistral in 2016. As our most senior representative in Scotland, he is the first point of contact for all bus and coach enquiries and is responsible for meeting the requirements of our large existing client base. Michael joined Mistral with extensive industry experience having founded Scotland’s Gillen’s Coaches in… Read more »

Nick Clarke

Nick brings a wealth of experience to Mistral, having previous experience of business development within the car industry and within the finance sector. Away from work Nick is a keen cyclist and runner.

Paul Ricci

Paul Ricci has joined Mistral in the role of Regional Sales Manager – Northwest England to develop our finance, rental and sales divisions. Paul will work with existing Mistral customers and all bus & coach operators in Northwest England to strengthen Mistral’s position in these territories. Paul has considerable experience in both own book funding… Read more »

Scott Burke

Scott joined the Mistral Asset Finance business in March 2010, after previously working for Hansar Finance/Alliance & Leicester for 3 years. His role is to help grow the MAF business by supporting the sales function, and build upon the strong existing customer relationships within Mistral. Outside of work Scott enjoys playing guitar, desperately trying to… Read more »