UK Export Finance

About UKEF

UK Export Finance is the UK’s export credit agency. UKEF’s mission is to ensure that no viable UK export fails for lack of finance or insurance from the private sector, while operating at no net cost to the taxpayer.

UKEF helps UK-based exporters of all sizes export to over 200 countries. Their support enables businesses to access finance and insurance when there is a lack of private sector risk appetite or capacity, and they work with over 100 private credit insurers and lenders.

UKEF’s export finance managers, based across the UK, provide free and impartial guidance to businesses on their export finance needs.

Export with confidence

UK Export Finance helps companies:

  • win contracts by providing attractive financing terms to their buyers
  • fulfil orders by supporting working capital and trade finance
  • get paid by insuring against buyer default

Your local Export Finance Manager

Manuel Fantin is an Export Finance Manager, for UK Export Finance, the UK’s Export Credit Agency.

UKEF’s mission is to ensure that no viable UK export fails for lack of finance or insurance from the private sector, while operating at no net cost to the taxpayer.

Before joining UKEF in March 2023, Manuel worked 5 years for the Department for Business and Trade as an International Trade Adviser supporting UK companies to expand internationally.

With his wealth of experience, Manuel is now the Export Finance Manager for South Yorkshire helping businesses to export, trade safely, and get paid.

Manuel Fantin – Export Finance Manager: South Yorkshire

Email: manuel.fantin

@ukexportfinance.gov.uk

Phone: +44 (0)7917 108450

Our Products

Win contracts: Financing

The attractive financing terms we can offer to overseas buyers of UK goods and services can help exporters make their offering more competitive.

Fulfil orders: Guarantee Schemes

We can help companies access the support they need to fulfil a contract, giving them the confidence to take on more contracts and increase their turnover.

Get Paid: Insurance

We can help companies manage risks in challenging markets, ensuring that they get paid even where the private market is not able to offer insurance.

Manuel would welcome the opportunity to discuss all matters export. This can be undertaken face to face at your premises or if you prefer over Microsoft teams at a date and time to suit you, the exporter.

Please get in touch on +44 (0)7917 108450 or email: Manuel.Fantin@ukexportfinance.gov.uk

Get in touch

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