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Corporate Banking Services for Cleantech Sector


As the only UK bank to offer a dedicated Cleantech team, we can offer your business experienced Relationship Directors with sector expertise.

Cleantech represents the research, production and delivery of clean energy. From wind to water, transportation to transmission, we have been providing renewable energy finance for over 15 years. By working closely with project finance and energy experts, we can provide an experienced, joined-up financial approach to the Cleantech sector.

    15+ Years of funding clean energy projects¹

As one of our Cleantech clients, we can also offer you:

  • a dedicated Relationship Director and support team with in-depth understanding of your business, and of the sector
  • project financing expertise across a number of asset classes, most notably wind and solar
  • access to the full range of services available across the Barclays group

What we can offer

We recognise the unique financial circumstances of many Cleantech projects – high capital, rapid growth, the need for longer term loans. We offer tailored Cleantech project finance from across Barclays, Investment Banking and:

Asset Finance

Finance to help you fund new equipment or vehicles, enabling you to maximise performance or growth.

Cash Management

Optimise your working capital with products that enable you to efficiently manage funds, payments and collections.

Liquidity Management

Improve the management of your surplus cash through our suite of day-to-day and long-term deposit products.

Infrastructure and Project Finance

Fund infrastructure and energy/low carbon projects with the support of a specialist team.

Contact our Cleantech team

Lorraine Ruckstuhl – Director, Technology, Media and Telecoms

Lorraine Ruckstuhl – Director, Technology, Media and Telecoms

Lorraine has over 20 years’ experience of corporate and investment banking. Before joining the Technology, Media and Telecoms team, she spent five years in Debt Finance at Barclays, arranging and providing acquisition finance and term debt facilities to a variety of corporates.

Before that she spent seven years as a Relationship Director working with large UK- and European-based media clients, which took her regularly to France, the Netherlands and Scandinavia.

To find out what our Cleantech team can do for your business, email Lorraine or call our dedicated team on 0800 015 4242*

1Source: Barclays, December 2017

How can we help?

To discuss switching to Corporate Banking at Barclays, call us on: 0800 015 4242 *