Alex Heylings

Having had a diverse Commercial Banking career at HSBC, Alex is an experienced finance professional who understands how today’s finance market works. Owner of Macclesfield based finance brokerage, Nova Commercial Finance, Alex works closely with business owners to understand their business model, motivators and goals and then provides tailored funding solutions to help them meet those goals.
Colleagues and friends describe Alex as a ‘Can-do’ person. As a highly motivated individual, Alex doesn’t take No for an answer and works hard to secure funding for SME’s, even if they have been unsuccessful elsewhere. In addition to providing access to finance, Alex offers business coaching and mentoring services to both start up and established businesses. Free initial consultations are available to local business owners seeking support.


  Held several banking positions at HSBC in Retail and Commercial Banking where he advised individuals and companies on finance solutions to enable business growth.

  Over the past 7 years Alex has completed over 300 funding deals for a wide range of companies – from sole traders to limited companies with a turnover over £5m.

  In 2015 Alex founded Nova Commercial Finance. The mission was to make it fast and easy for business owners to understand all of their options and raise appropriate funding to grow their business.

  At Nova, business owners can access finance in as little as 2 days to meet short term business needs. Nova Commercial Finance is a one stop solution for all forms of business finance. As a whole of market brokerage, Nova has access to all funders, not just high street names. Working with an extensive panel of lenders, connections in the industry and his own experience, Alex is able to ensure that his clients always get the best possible deal.