Cashflow It can get you the equipment you need for your franchise today. Whether you are looking for just one piece of equipment, fitting out a brand new store or buying an existing business with established equipment, we have a funding solution that can help.
Cashflow It are committed to offering the most appropriate funding solution for your franchise business. While some equipment finance companies might try to attract customers with repayment free periods and pay big referral fees and bonuses to equipment suppliers, at Cashflow It, we keep things simple by offering only the most competitive solutions to suit your specific situation.
In June 2015, publically listed Thorn Group Ltd acquired an interest in Cashflow It. Thorn Group is a leading Australian provider of financial services, meeting the needs of niche consumer and commercial markets. They are an ASX 200 company and have over 80 years’ experience in the finance industry.
This partnership has provided Cashflow It with significant resources to grow and provide our franchise customers with a wider and more competitive range of equipment finance solutions.
Meet The Management Team
The team at Cashflow It are the navy seals of equipment finance. A small elite team focused on offering the best finance solutions to the franchise sector in Australia.
James Scurr – Founder & Managing Director
Seeing a gap in the market, James founded Cashflow It in February 2014 after garnering financial services experience with a publically listed company where he developed a successful division within the group.
It is James’ experience as a franchisee, however, that ensures Cashflow It meets its customers needs better than any other equipment finance company in Australia. Spending almost a decade as a successful multi-unit franchisee for companies including Boost Juice, Dreamy Donuts and other independently owned businesses, James has extensive franchising and small business experience, and has an acute understanding of Cashflow It customers’ requirements.
James holds a Bachelor of Business, majoring in Management and Accounting from Queensland University of Technology. He is an internationally recognised Certified Franchise Executive (CFE) and a Frandata Registered Franchise Lending Specialist.
Dan Toms – National Sales Manager & Director
Dan heads the Sales and Marketing teams for Cashflow It, implementing strategic plans to ensure continued growth of the business and innovation in the company’s services and offering.
With six years experience in the finance sector, Dan has worked with many of Australia’s top franchise systems, assisting both franchisees and franchisors with their funding requirements. He has previously managed divisions for other publically listed finance companies as well as national supply chain companies.
Prior to working in the finance industry, Dan owned and operated a medical supplies business and an import/export company, providing him with first-hand experience of the challenges small business face and the role that funding can play in overcoming these challenges.
Dan holds a Diploma of Business Management and is a Frandata Registered Franchise Lending Specialist.
Leigh Johnston – Business Development Manager
Leigh brings a wealth of experience to his role as a Business Development Manager at Cashflow It. Operating out of the Melbourne Offices, he offers a unique viewpoint from his most recent role as a franchisee with Aussie Farmers Direct.
As well as this, he has over a decade of experience in sales and business development management, from a range of companies including Choice Hotels and Sportsnet.
With a focus on delivering the best service experience to his clients, Leigh brings with him real world experience from within the franchise industry and a drive to help franchisees achieve their goals.
Chris Thomas – Business Development Manager
In his role as Business Development Manager, Chris utilises his years of experience in both the finance and franchise industry. Chris’ experience in finance started with his first job with Westpac bank. From there he moved onto a sales position in the automotive industry, where his talents in finance were recognized and he was granted a position as a Finance and Insurance Broker.
As well as this, Chris has a unique insight into the franchise industry due to his time as a multi-unit franchise owner with Books and Gifts Direct. This experience helps him understand the needs of small business owners on a day to day basis, allowing him to better service his clients. Chris has also had experience on the franchisor side, moving on to lead Books and Gifts Direct’s New Zealand operations.
Most recently, Chris worked as the Regional Vice President for United Franchise Group across QLD and the NT, this role saw him overseeing the performance and sales of 6 franchise brands.