Quick facts
  • What we do:
    Guarantor Lender
  • Year established:
    1999
  • Website:
    https://www.amigoloans.co.uk/
  • Contact
    • Nova Building, 118 - 128 Commercial Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 5LT

About Amigo Loans

Amigo offer guarantor loans to those with bad credit, with ‘trust’ being at the heart of the company’s offering. Knowing what it’s like to be rejected by the banks, Amigo was founded to help those affected by computer credit scores, who instead could receive the help they need based on the relationships they have.

Established in 1999, the company is based on the core principles of ensuring every piece of communication is as simple as possible, that every interaction should leave the people involved feeling at ease, of being honest at all times and of taking responsibility.

Amigo’s values are reflected in its workplace culture - its offices are large open-plan spaces, where the directors sit among the wider business, with glass-walled meeting rooms symbolising transparency and honesty.

Based in Bournemouth, the company is led by Chief Executive Officer Glen Crawford.


What is it like to work for Amigo Loans

My Manager
My Manager
Managers at the company are given regular one-to-one training and group workshops - either internally or externally - where they can improve their coaching and feedback skills. ‘Difficult conversations’ training, in which actors play the role of specific employees, is particularly useful.
My Team
My Team
All of Amigo’s staff were given VIP camping tickets to three high profile music festivals in Dorset, where they could bring their family and friends, and socialise with their colleagues while camping together in the fields.
Fair Deal
Fair Deal
Amigo have a range of exclusive properties located around the world - in London, Amsterdam, France and Chicago - that are available 365 days a year for staff looking for mini breaks or a holiday.

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Company Statistics

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Earning £35,000+:

    20%

  • Staff:

    250

  • Average Age:

    29

  • Staff Turnover:

    43%

  • Male : Female:

    61% / 39%

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