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How we work

Our communication style is open, honest and direct. We roll up our sleeves and are always thoughtful about how we can contribute to the success of our borrowers.

"We understand the nuances within our focus areas and challenge ourselves to add value and innovate wherever possible. Whether we are supporting the growth ambitions of a like-minded entrepreneur or financing accretive acquisitions for institutional equity investors, this ethos is at the core of how we work"
Phil Fretwell
Co-Founder and Partner

Partnership approach

“We are grateful for the support and insight that AshGrove provide as our partners. As a rapidly growing business, our capital needs are continuously evolving. AshGrove is a thoughtful lender who provide so much more than just capital and our journey is significantly easier as a result of their in-depth understanding of our business and sub-sector.” - CFO of portfolio company

We value growth

Unlike most credit investors, we know how to assess and support growth. Our capital is tailored to maximise value creation for all stakeholders.


Our commitment to sustainability is integral to our business and embedded in our culture. We encourage businesses to be proactive on ESG matters and work towards accurate measurement and monitoring.