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CHL Mortgages chief executive leaves


CHL Mortgages chief executive Bob Andrews has left the business, Mortgage Strategy can reveal.

Former CHL chief financial officer Lee Kelly has taken over as chief executive.

A CHL spokeswoman could not comment further on Andrews’ departure.

The lender has seen a series of recent top-level exits.

Last week former Capital Home Loans head of national accounts John Truswell joined Together as head of national accounts.

Last month Together also hired former Capital Home Loans commercial director Richard Tugwell as group intermediary relationship director.

Both joined CHL from Virgin Money in Summer 2016.


Together hires John Truswell from CHL

Together has appointed former Capital Home Loans head of national accounts John Truswell as head of national accounts. Truswell will focus on building broker relationships across the group’s personal finance and commercial businesses. Last month the lender also signed up former CHL commercial director Richard Tugwell. Truswell says: “Together has become firmly established as a […]


CHL confirms return to lending

CHL Mortgages has confirmed it will begin lending again within the next few months. In November, Mortgage Strategy first revealed the lender was planning a return to market for the first time since 2008, although at the time the lender did not return requests for comment. But a notice on its website confirms it is […]

CHL to start lending again for first time since 2008

CHL Mortgages is looking to start lending again next year, Mortgage Strategy understands. The buy-to-let lender pulled out of the market in 2008 and has managed its book since then. But Mortgage Strategy understands plans are afoot to begin lending again as early as the start of next year. CHL has been contacted for comment. […]

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