The fleet ends its rendezvous campaign with SE BDM Brookman
Fleet Mortgages, the lender specializing in buying and leasing, has appointed Stella Brookman Director of Business Development (BDM) for the South East region, following several other appointments since the lender was purchased by Starling Bank in July.
Brookman has over 30 years of financial services experience and served as BDM for Bank of Ireland, working on its specialist lending proposal and spanning London, Kent and Essex. She has also held BDM and Key Account Manager positions with The Sheriffs Office, PruProtect, SPML and Alliance & Leicester.
Fleet Mortgages is for intermediaries only and offers buy-to-let in three main areas – for individuals, LLCs / LLP and those looking to finance multiple occupancy homes (HMOs) and multi-unit blocks. .
Steve Cox, Commercial Director of Fleet Mortgages, said: “It is very rare to find someone who has not only been completely immersed in the mortgage market for a long time, but who has held various positions, has the most connections. solid in the area they are going to cover, and fully understands the specialized nature of the loans you are making.
“However, we have all of that with Stella and a lot more, and we believe she will be a great asset to Fleet Mortgages and all of those consulting companies that she will be dealing with in the South East region.”
In a wave of appointments in November, Fleet appointed Dave Horsman as senior managing director for central London, Donna Johnson as managing director for the North West and Nicola Richardson as chief financial officer.
Starling Bank acquired Fleet Mortgages in a £ 50million cash and stock transaction in July. Shortly after, Fleet chief executive Bob Young said it gave the lender the ability to expand their lineup and be more competitive on their lease purchase prices.
Fleet’s management team continue to lead the lender and day-to-day operations remain unchanged.
Victoria is the senior editor of the Mortgage Solutions and Your Mortgage group at AE3 Media. Previous titles include editor of What Mortgage and Credit Today and freelance work for various titles including The Guardian, Which? and Money.co.uk