Our Team

Gianfranco Neira

Chief Executive Officer – Investor at GF Enterprises

GF Enterprises Holdings is a diversified group of companies that operates in various sectors, such as technology, healthcare, Logistics, education, and manufacturing. As the CEO, I lead the strategic vision, financial performance, and innovation of the group, and oversee the negotiation and execution of deals, mergers, and acquisitions that create value and growth for all stakeholders.

With over 16 years of experience as an owner and investor of multiple businesses, I have developed core competencies in leadership, financial acumen, and business acumen. I am passionate about finding and seizing opportunities in emerging and dynamic markets, and empowering my teams to deliver excellence and customer satisfaction. I hold a degree in International Business from San Ignacio de Loyola and a C1 Advanced certification from ABA English. My mission is to leverage my skills and expertise to make a positive impact in the world through entrepreneurship and social responsibility.

Shauna McVeigh

Chief Executive Officer at GF Enterprises

Former collegiate golfer and strength coach Shauna McVeigh brings her high-performance mindset to the business world.

Having been an international director of sales for luxury wellness manufacturer Four Winds Spas, she consistently generated multi million dollar B2B contracts.

She has extensive experience in digital marketing and high-ticket sales, and in ecommerce acquisitions.

Shauna is from Northern Ireland and has partnered with Gianfranco Neira from Peru. Together they are building an exciting portfolio of companies across the UK and Europe.

Patrick Norris

USA Partnership

In my role, I have successfully led the acquisition of businesses, emphasizing a strategic approach to M&A execution, negotiations, and analysis. Merger and acquisition communication is a cornerstone of our operations, ensuring a smooth transition and longevity for acquired businesses. Our portfolio spans Real Estate Private Equity, catering to CEOs and stakeholders invested in sustainable growth.

Mark Paterson

UK Team

I am an experienced financial and accounting professional and the founder of an international management consulting business. I deliver a multifaceted solution in international business planning, modelling, financing, and investment. I apply strategic insight to structure complex financial arrangements, facilitate funding at all stages, finance business acquisitions, and deliver sustainable client growth.

Andrew Swanscott

AU Team

Andrew has over 20 years of business experience, owning multiple businesses in different sectors. He holds a number of qualifications, including Certified Mergers & Acquisition Advisor (CM&AA), Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) and Certified Acquisition Integration Manager (CAIM). He has also completed the 2-year intensive Business Mastery & Leadership Program (BMLP) with Cardone Ventures. His mentors are John Maxwell for leadership, Tony Robbins for personal development, Brandon Dawson for business growth and Carl Allen for M&A. Andrew has a pet Labrador named Rocky and in his spare time enjoys walking (while listening to audiobooks), mountainbiking and bikepacking.

Our Simple Promise

To Secure and Grow the Future of You and Your Small Business