Evolution Funding, the motor finance and technology provider, has been named Fastest Growing Larger Company of the Year at the 2020 Northern Tech Awards. The virtual event was attended by over 500 entrepreneurs, investors and business leaders from the global tech community.

The award marks the second time Evolution has received the accolade and recognises the company’s 125 per cent revenue growth between 2017 and 2019.

The tech-focused motor finance broker, which has its own in-house development team, is investing significant resource into motor finance automation and self-serve customer journeys.

Lee Streets, Evolution Funding CEO, said:

“We are delighted to have won our category at this prestigious technology awards. For many years we have championed the need for a tech-driven approach to motor finance and we have invested heavily in taking the industry forward in this way. With COVID-19 accelerating the demand to digitize the motor finance journey, Evolution Funding is strongly placed to support our dealer partners to recover from the impact of the pandemic.”

Organised by GP Bullhound, The Northern Tech Awards recognise and celebrate the region’s biggest tech stories by compiling the Northern Tech Awards 100 League Table. Evolution Funding is currently ranked third on the 2020 table of the fastest growing technology companies in the North of England and Scotland.

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Lee Streets, CEO, accepting the award via a virtual awards ceremony

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