Virgin Money supports and invests in the UK health and social care sector through its lending and transactional banking services. The dedicated sector team is already well known as the go-to provider of senior debt finance for new care home construction, but has also made significant investment in businesses across sub-sectors including specialist care (both adults and children), childcare and dental as well as healthcare real estate. Key USP is that all deals, regardless of size, sector or sponsor, are transacted and managed by the same specialist team (including real estate), offering seamless support which is hugely valued by our customers and the professional market.
The team has national representation across mainland UK across a breadth of the SME market in terms of size of business supported as well as complexity. The bank is also active in the leveraged marketplace backing sponsor led transactions including M & A. Also. in recognising the increasing impact of investor interest in health and social care, and In a unique approach, offer ‘in-team’ specific Real Estate investment transactional capability.
We remain one of the most active bank investors in the sector continuing to deploy capital.