About Invoice Cycle

We develop innovative financing solutions for small & medium level business

Invoice Cycle is a collaboration of finance and technology with backgrounds from some of the largest finance and technology institutions in the world. We are passionate about helping small and medium businesses find better ways to finance their growth. Our online tools help us see the real value of your business, by taking into account assets that a traditional bank would not recognise. By doing so, we hope to provide financing exactly when you need it most — and in a clear structure, that suits the patterns of your cashflow. Above all, we value our relationship with our customers. If you have any queries, comments or suggestions, please be in touch directly to see if we can help.

Our Team

Hannah Tzanany

Financial Controller

Hannah manages Invoice Cycle’s internal finances, including reconciliations, investor returns, borrower payouts and collections. She has over 13 years of book keeping and accountancy experience, and previously worked for Chestnut Holdings Inc, a large New York based real estate investment and management firm. She graduated from Queens College NY, with a BS in Accounting.

Michel Rybkin

Venture Partner

Michel heads up our German healthcare finance operations, and is based in Berlin. He previously ran the 250m USD Cheyne Capital Global EM fund, and has held senior positions for Deutsche Bank and Morgan Stanley in the Debt Capital Markets divisions. Michel is a graduate in economics from University of London

Jeremy Esekow PHD

Co-Founder, Risk and Operations

Conceived and co-founded Behalf.com, an online business lending platform which reinvented the manner in which trade credit is granted. Jeremy holds a PhD from University of Cape Town, where he researched alternative lending technologies and risk behavior.

Sam Fromson

Business Development

Sam brings experience in business development and analysis from both the corporate and start-up worlds. Previously he has worked at Orbis Investment Management and as an associate in a diversified family office, followed by a stint with All St, the leading producer of research on crowdfunding deals. Sam has a degree in Natural Sciences from the University of Cambridge, Queens’ College.

David Morris

Business Operations Manager

David manages Invoice Cycle’s internal operations, structuring our operational systems, and dealing with customer account management. Previously David was part of the operations team at Barclays Capital, where he helped structure operational flows and manage transactions for the fixed income trading group. David holds a Bsc in Management Sciences from the London School of Economics.

Gideon Shaw

CEO and Founder

Gideon set up Invoice Cycle to help growing businesses finance themselves quickly and efficiently. Previously he worked in Morgan Stanley’s Investment Management Division and as an investor at JVP, a leading venture capital fund. He is a graduate of the London School of Economics .

Dave Cockle

UK Managing Director

Dave was previously Head of Business Development for Royal Bank of Scotland Invoice Finance and he has also held senior positions with Santander and the Lloyds Banking Group. He also has start-up pedigree having been part of the group that started Hassle.com, “a cleaner on demand” platform that was acquired by Helping in 2015.

David Datny

Product Strategist

David is strategic product expert with over 15 years experience building world class startups. Previously he was a product manager at Fundbox, a US based online business lender, where he was responsible for defining much of the product and driving growth. He was also an early product managers at Fiverr, where he lead the product growth team, and a product manager at Seeking Alpha.

Steven Mingard

Senior Relationship Manager

Steve works as a Senior Relationship Manager for Invoice Cycle, focused on UK clients with a turnover between £1 million £5+ million. Steve brings a wealth of experience to Invoice Cycle, having previously spent over a decade as a relationship manager within Lloyds Banking Group. In his spare time he is a keen golfer and Arsenal supporter (!).

Darren Ross

Software Architect

Darren has over 12 years of software development experience and heads the development of the company's development stack. He was previously a lead developer at Inflection, a big data company focused on business filings and public document analysis.

We're Hiring!

We're looking for more great people to join us. If building a simple & slick consumer facing application sounds exciting to you, write to us: jobs@invoicecycle.com.

Our Investors

Müller Medien, owners of the German Yellow Pages, were founded by Hans Müller in the 1950’s. Its headquarters are located in Nuremberg, Germany, with further offices based throughout Europe, USA, and Asia. Müller Medien is best known for their directory products (i.e. „Das Telefonbuch“ - the telephone book and “Gelbe Seiten” - the yellow pages) as well as their own, long-standing online platform developments and substantial investments in the online market. Numerous German publishing houses and regional TV and Radio broadcasting stations also belong to their broad portfolio.
SeedIL is a prominent international Investment Club built around a unique online platform that allows sophisticated angel investors access to pre-screened tech businesses
Sam Skoblo is a director and strategic advisor to Invoice Cycle. He is an active tech investor and manages the Samuel Braun Group, a Berlin based real estate family business, who own a number of hotels – including the Savoy Berlin
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