Leading independent financial services business, Bibby Financial Services (BFS), has retained its place in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies for the seventh consecutive year. Featuring in the list for the ninth time, BFS made 72nd place in the 2020 awards.
The ceremony took place at London’s Battersea Evolution on 20 February.
BFS is the UK’s largest independent invoice finance provider, supporting more than 7,800 SMEs in the UK and more than 11,300 worldwide. With headquarters near Banbury, the business has a network of offices across the UK and more than 40 global operations.
We're thrilled to be recognised in the 100 Best Companies list for the seventh year running.
DAVID POSTINGS, GLOBAL CHIEF EXECUTIVE,BIBBY FINANCIAL SERVICES
In 2019, BFS provided £567m to UK businesses, helping them to thrive and grow.
David Postings, Global Chief Executive for Bibby Financial Services, said: “We’re thrilled to be recognised in the 100 Best Companies list for the seventh year running.
“Being a great place to work is absolutely key to our strategy. We’re incredibly lucky to have dedicated teams across the country and this is reflected in our excellent client service levels. This award is once again testament to the commitment of our colleagues, who not only deliver excellent service, but also make a huge positive contribution to the communities in which we live and work.”
The list is compiled for the Sunday Times by Best Companies and businesses are ranked on criteria including personal development, charitable giving and employee well-being.
Over the past year, BFS colleagues contributed more than £100,000 to charity, including match-funding from parent company, the Bibby Line Group.
David Postings continued: “We’re delighted to feature in the top 100 alongside some of the country’s best known brands. I’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of our colleagues across the world for their continued hard work and contribution.”