Who is Velocity Bridging?

Devoted to flexible lending solutions and magnificent financial support. We create tailored, effective bridging loans for our wide range of clients, big and small, across a broad mix of sectors in England, Scotland and Wales.

Founded in Southport, Merseyside, Velocity Bridging is committed to alliance and client success, built from our bridging loan solutions.

Our aim
We aim to provide the fastest service on the market, whilst maintaining our sky-high standards. You can rely on our expertise to achieve impressive results. 

Our services
We apply our funding expertise to offer fast, flexible bridging loans; collaborating with clients who need a deal completion within 3 working days – a service most of our competitors cannot achieve.

Our people

We have a talented team of financial experts, who each have an abundance of experience within the sector.

Our capable bunch hail from backgrounds in surveying, banking and corporate finance. We each merge our skills to create an effective financial solution tailored to you.

The benefits

By working with Velocity Bridging you will have access to a streamlined application process where you will be assigned a dedicated account manager with a no-nonsense approach and incredibly fast completion times.

Our bridging loans can help you improve your cash flow and increase your return on investment, your business flexibility and allows you to start and complete projects sooner.

Chris Parkinson

Finance Manager

Maker of the best brew in Britain, Chris is the lifeblood of Velocity. He utilises his many years in banking to oversee our end-to-end finance operations including planning, analysis and reports.

Always on-hand, Chris provides real-time support for our sales team and keeps a close eye on every deal post-completion.

Matthew Gammond

Commercial Manager

A trained journalist and experienced account executive, Matt deals with our vast broker network that stretches from Scotland down to Cornwall.


He ensures that all cases progress as smoothly as possible from enquiry right through to completion and is crucial to the infrastructure that allows us to complete faster than the competition.

Iain Johnson

Sales and Underwriting Manager

Iain keeps Velocity Bridging moving. As a chartered surveyor and hugely experienced underwriter, he is well-positioned to appraise all new cases and see them through to completion and beyond.


With his endless motivation to help clients, Iain is forever finding solutions to seemingly unsolvable problems. If he can’t structure you a deal, nobody can.