Graham Toy recognised for his outstanding contributions to the UK lending community
LONDON, Monday 9th March 2020: Graham Toy, the CEO of the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB), has received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2020 Business Money London Dinner & Awards.
Graham joined the NACFB in June 2017 arriving from N&P Commercial Lending, where he held the position of head of commercial lending and social housing for ten years. He previously held lending roles at both Barclays and Abbey Commercial.
Since taking the helm, Graham has overseen year-on-year membership growth and directed increased engagement drives with the Association’s 1934 Member brokers and 141 lender Patrons.
Upon receiving his award, Graham Toy reflected: “I am equal part surprised and delighted to have received this recognition, I have dedicated my professional life to helping fund UK business but I couldn’t have achieved this without all of the hard-working teams that have supported me.”
The editor of Business Money, Bob Lefroy commented: “I have worked with Graham in a number of his roles, and throughout his career he has consistently placed great emphasis on the vital dynamic between lenders and the intermediary community.
“Since taking over at the NACFB, Graham has brought about a real culture change and is implementing measures to ready the trade body so that it can better meet future challenges head on,” he added.
The Business Money London Dinner took place at the Hilton in Paddington on Thursday 5th March 2020.