New lending

For new lending clients we offer an end-to-end solution across the loan lifecycle.

Who are we?

We are global experts in providing administration and innovative financial services. We have over €80bn of assets under management and over 112,000 loans under management.

Our clients are typically lenders or investors, both traditional and non-traditional, dealing with secured credit.

For new lending clients we offer an end-to-end solution across the loan lifecycle including packaging, underwriting, origination, the related primary and special servicing activities, and structured finance.

How do we help?

Our flexible end-to-end solution is fully-compliant with automated document creation, full reporting capability, audit trails and histories.

All origination applications are monitored through each step of the process to ensure all activities are performed to schedule. Post-drawdown, we support and manage our client accounts from completion through to redemption.

Our loan types include:

  • Residential
  • Buy-to-let
  • Equity release
  • Development
  • Renewable energy
  • Infrastructure

Structured finance

Our business provides front, middle and back office services to lenders and investors in private and public credit sectors. We support strategic objectives and add value to performance. Our established services of excellence/specialist services include:

  • Full loan administration and loan servicing
  • Portfolio strategy, business planning and legacy services
  • Facility agent and security agent services
  • Arrears support unit / settlement agreements / work out strategies
  • Securitisations / primary servicer / special servicer / back-up servicer

The facilities managed range from corporate and infrastructure debt to new loan originations, residential development funding, renewable energy financing and securitisations.

Within the team we also monitor and report on covenant obligations under the facilities managed.

The SFG team act in a number of different roles throughout the portfolio. These include facility, agent, cash manager, servicer and special servicer.

Contact us to find out more.







Bryan O’ Connor

Head of Business Development (Ireland)

Tel: +353 1 224 0889
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Rik Douwes

Country Managing Director (the Netherlands)

Tel: +31 88 4229 100
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Godfrey Blight


Tel: +44 (0)7824 386 005
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Alan Dalton

Business Development Manager (Ireland)

Tel: +353 (1) 2240717
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Peter Walker

Business Development Director (UK and the Netherlands)

Tel: +44 (0) 7990 503 761
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Dylan Dresens

Managing Director, Flexfront

Tel: +31 06 109 136 07
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Saskia Bijl

Commercial Manager, the Netherlands

Tel: + 31 6 29375201
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Grant Tough

Director, Banking & Credit Management

Tel: + 44 7769 164993
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We are Ireland’s number-one servicer in origination, NPLs and bank outsourcing.

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Our dedicated team in Italy provides end-to-end services across full loan and debt lifecycles.

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The Netherlands

In the Netherlands, we’re a market-leading independent mortgage servicer.

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United Kingdom

Across the UK, we have dedicated teams providing new lending services.

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