Meet The Management Team
Gary (Managing Director)
Gary has owned and run financial services businesses for over 15 years and has expert knowledge in all types of current niche property related finance including bridging, development, commercial, second charge secured loans and equity release mortgages (for the over 55’s). Gary is CeMap qualified which enables him to personally transact regulated finance especially standard residential mortgages. Gary is also CeRER qualified which allows the company to advise on equity release finance. Gary is totally focussed on customer service and often personally contacts clients to obtain views of how well their case was processed by UKPF.
Wendy has been in the financial services industry for 12 years and has a wealth of experience in the training and development of staff. Wendy oversees the compliance training and development of all the staff. The customers experience coupled with the right advice is centric to the training, Wendy provides.
Wendy is encouraged by the excellent 5-star trust pilot rating the team has achieved and is looking to build the business on this basis.
Jade (Executive PA/Office Manager)
Jade is responsible for the smooth running of UK Property Finance. She manages all the internal processes and human resources. She takes the lead in ensuring our company fully complies with our FCA regulations and manages our larger customer accounts and partner relations.
Luke (Sales Manager)
Luke joined the firm after working in a variety of other finance positions within a major high street bank and the Financial Services industries. He has a strong background in the finance market having worked in the Business to Business finance sector for numerous years. Working closely with potential customers to identify individual needs Luke has been with UK Property Finance for the past three years becoming an established part of the team.
Marney (Processing Manager)
Marney has worked in property related finance for several years and is responsible for the processing side of cases from application to completion. She handles a number of various customer, broker and lender queries. She has knowledge of many lenders criteria and processes and has specific experience in the mortgage industry and has also completed her CeMap qualification.
David (Internal Compliance Manager)
David has worked in financial services for 27 years. He joined the company in 2018 and is responsible for managing the clients’ applications through to completion following their initial applications and dealings with our in-house brokers. David’s background is in fund accounting, but he has also worked in private client investment management and investment trust administration.
Josh (CeMap – Senior Sales Advisor)
Josh has a BSc Honours Degree in Property Finance and Investment, coupled with his CeMap qualification and over 8 years customer service experience. Josh’s role allows him to tend to a clients needs from initial introduction, to issuing terms, through to application stage. He will liaise with clients, lenders and the in-house team to deal with any questions and queries posed to him with speed and efficiency.
Faye (Sales Advisor)
Faye is a sales advisor that has over 10 years of customer service experience. Faye will discuss the customers’ needs and send them a full quotation. Faye has a lot of experience in the running of UKPF as she also experienced the processing side, speaking with client, lenders and solicitors to obtain the client the best result in the quickest time, before making her move into the sales team to grow further in her career.
Tim (Sales Advisor)
Tim spent over 13 years in the Armed Forces dealing with all aspects of HR and Finance. Upon leaving he spent several years in the customer service industry, turning around failing stores for a world wide coffee brand. Tim will discuss the customers’ needs and send them a full quote outlining the costs involved, then obtaining a Decision in Principle from the lender by liaising between both the client and the lender, in order to obtain the best arrangement.
Shiwani (CeMap – Sales Advisor)
Shiwani is a Senior Advisor working through several leads from potential customers, mostly looking for short term property finance. Shiwani will discuss the customers’ needs and send them a full quote outlining the costs involved. Shiwani will obtain a Decision in Principle from the lender by liaising between both the client and the lender, in order to obtain the best arrangement possible. Shiwani has over 16 years of finance experience, also specialising in underwriting and lending operation.
Maria (CeMap – Sales Advisor)
Maria has many years In the financial services industry and is CeMap qualified as well as holding a Financial Planning diploma. Maria will discuss the customers’ needs and send them a full quote outlining the costs involved, then obtaining a Decision in Principle from the lender by liaising between both the client and the lender, in order to obtain the best arrangement.
Olivia (Business Development Manager)
Olivia completed her business administration Level 3 qualification whilst working with us. Olivia visited different businesses before deciding her career path with UK Property Finance and adds to the excellent customer satisfaction, warmth and friendliness of the current workforce. Olivia is our Business development Manager and our customer contact executive.
Taylor (Processing Executive)
Taylor is a young and ambitious member of the team. Having recently joined UKPF she is already well liked by her colleagues. Taylor is passionate about delivering excellent customer service and has over seen many cases already. Taylor likes being able to see her clients complete the finance on their project.