Manolete has expanded rapidly since 2009 to become the dominant insolvency litigation finance company in the UK. Here are our highlights.
June Manolete Partners LLP founded by CEO Steven Cooklin, backed by Mike Faulkner (CEO of River and Mercantile PLC)August Manolete secure first case
September First team member recruited
January First ten cases financed
October Jon Moulton invests in Manolete for the first time
November 50th case signed
March Mena Halton joins as Head of Legal
March 100th case signedMarch Jon Moulton supports a second round of investmentOctober Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act effective - allows Manolete to buy all Office Holder claims
April Jackson Reforms apply to UK Insolvency LitigationJuly Manolete wins in Supreme Court v Hastings Borough CouncilSeptember 150th case signedNovember Manolete wins inaugural TRI award ‘Insolvency Litigation Funder of the Year’
August Stephen Baister joins Manolete as Senior AdviserNovember Retains TRI award ‘Insolvency Litigation Funder of the Year’December 200th case signed
May Manolete opens first regional centre in ManchesterMay Manolete headline sponsor of R3 Annual ConferenceSeptember 250th case signedDecember HSBC extends credit facility to £20mDecember 2018 - Admission to London Stock Exchange (AIM)December Peter Bertram appointed Non-Executive Chairman of ManoleteDecember Stephen Baister and Lee Manning appointed as NEDs to the board of ManoleteDecember Manolete opens regional centre in South West & WalesDecember Manolete signs three year strategic partnerships with R3 and ICAEW
May Manolete agrees strategic partnership with IPAMay Manolete opens four regional centres, North East, Southern, Eastern and ScotlandOctober Manolete opens regional centre in the MidlandsNovember At Shares Awards, Manolete is awarded “Growth Company of the Year”November Manolete wins TRI award for the third time
June Mena Halton, Manolete’s Head of Legal, named in The Lawyer Hot 100July Manolete’s 400th case signed
June Manolete Partners only firm ranked Band 1 for Insolvency Litigation Funding Chambers Litigation Support Guide 2021
June We recruited three new senior members to our legal team: Alexandra Withers (North East), Brett Eales (South West) and Kelly Jordan joining our Business Development team.
June Manolete signed its landmark 1000th case