xit2 appoints senior manager for Conveyancing Portal

Outsourced process management firm xit2 has appointed David Ford as senior manager of theConveyancing Portal.

The Conveyancing Portal is a fully automated and interfaced database acting as a conduit linking lenders and conveyancing solicitors. Data is distributed in real time, ensuring all parties in the process have synchronised information.

Ford has worked for the Bank of Ireland Group for the past eight years holding a number of positions including product development manager, marketing manager and most recently national account manager for Bank of Ireland Mortgages.

Paul Duckworth, managing director at xit2, says: “The role of leading and developing the conveyancing portal is an essential task. Ford has a wealth of experience in the mortgage market and his wide range of skills makes him an ideal choice to drive this business forward.

“The mortgage market has embraced the benefits that the latest technology can provide and Ford will be our champion in getting this message across to new customers and leading further product innovation.”