Sean Hornsby promoted to MD of M2000 has promoted Sean Hornsby to the position of managing director of the Mortgage 2000 Financial Group.

The Group, which encompasses moneysupermarket&#39s intermediary side of business, comprises of the Mortgage 2000 software Encore, Mortgage 2000 packaging operation M2 D&P, the m2-mortgage club, and the newly launched m2i support services network for directly authorised firms.

Having spent over four years as sales and marketing director of Mortgage 2000, Hornsby will now be responsible for the overall control and strategy of the business while maintaining growth and profitability for Mortgage 2000 as well as the associate companies, Abacus Permanent and

Simon Nixon, chief executive of moneysupermarket Financial Group, says: “Mortgage 2000 Financial Group has grown immensely over the past few years, in particular with the addition of three new companies and the launch of our sourcing system Encore.

Hornsby has been a major player in the success of this business and it is therefore a natural progression to promote him to managing director.”