In an interview with Trade Finance Global, Steve Box, former International Bibby Financial Services CEO and Falcon Group’s newly-appointed Head of Business Development UK & Europe, discusses the future for the company – specifically its plans for the UK and European market.
While Falcon has had a UK presence for many years, the company’s newly increased product portfolio means that it now has the capability to extend their offering in these markets. Certainly, the UK and Europe are hugely important to global trade flows – perhaps even more so now given rising inflation, interest rates and the devaluation of sterling. In fact, according to recent ONS figures, the narrowing of the trade-in-goods deficit in the three months to November 2017 was due to an increase in exports to non-EU countries.
The full interview can be read here.