GCI Strategic Capital

GCI’s Strategic Capital team provides flexible capital through innovative structures to assist mid-sized businesses with navigating strategic or operational challenges.

Our loan facilities are tailored to enable borrowers to achieve a particular outcome or milestone. Our flexible capital structures are not typically available from traditional banks or lenders.

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Target Clients

Target Clients

GCI’s Strategic Capital team will consider borrowers in any industry, with the exception of the construction and development sectors. Borrowers typically require loan facilities with a shorter term (1 – 3 years) with an ability to demonstrate a clear plan or pathway to repayment.

Facility Overview

Facility Overview

Typically, our funding solutions are:

  • Senior debt facilities
  • Secured by some type of assets
  • $5 million to $50 million
  • Between 1 and 3 years

For more detail on innovative and flexible funding structures, start a conversation with our Strategic Capital team.

Funding Criteria 

Funding Criteria 

Strategic Capital

Our lending criteria is flexible and loan terms can be tailored to individual borrower situations and requirements.

When looking at your unique opportunity, our team will look for:

  • An experienced and capable management team
  • Headquartered in Australia or New Zealand
  • Robust systems and processes
  • Strong collateral
  • Passionate management and shareholders with “skin in the game”
Speak with our team to discuss how we can provide you with a flexible funding structure that meets your individual requirements. Our nimble team and efficient processes mean we can provide a clear path to funding or a quick no.

Providing more than just funding

We think like business owners, not bankers. Our specialist teams will work with you to deal with complexity, and provide you with what we believe is “Value Added Credit” that GCI has become known and respected for.

Our Value Added Credit approach includes


Our specialist expertise and analytical frameworks allow us to deal with complexity and fairly value standard and non-standard assets.


Our collective experience and expertise allows us to provide clients with recommendations to reduce risk and optimise growth plans.


Our nimble team and efficient processes mean we can provide a clear path to funding or a quick and clear no.


We provide access to our extensive domestic and international networks to support our client’s business and growth.


We provide flexible funding structures to meet individual requirements, with the ability and pragmatism to evolve as circumstances change.

Launched in September 2020, GCI’s Strategic Capital team are pleased to announce settlement of their first transaction on a 7-hectare property in Laverton North, Victoria. View the case study here.