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InterBay appoints three BDMs

InterBay has strengthened its national sales team with the appointment of three new business development managers.

Nicola Masterson has become business development manager for Essex and Suffolk.

She previously worked for Scottish Widows Bank as a business development manager for three years.

Sally Williamson has become business development manager for Northern Ireland.

She was a broker, a manager for the Woolwich and most recently, a business development consultant for Friends Provident.

Andy Jones has become business development manager for Lancashire and Cheshire.

He has had various roles with The Mortgage Business for the last five years.

Jones says: “I saw this as a great opportunity to get into an expanding market with an easy to do business with lender”.

Mark Wilkins, director of sales at InterBay, adds: Adding to our team of business development managers further strengthens the support we are able to give to UK intermediaries.

“We now have all key regions covered with 14 business development managers out on the road.


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