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Shaun Godfrey to leave Bankhall

Shaun Godfrey, commercial director at Bankhall will leave the company in October to pursue other business interests, full details of which will be announced in due course.

Peter Mann, chief executive at Bankhall, says: “Shaun has played a key role in the growth and development of the Group over the last nine years.

“He has been instrumental in the launch and development of our mortgage and general insurance operations as well as building our ongoing proposition to IFAs.

“He has helped to make Bankhall the success story it is today and I in turn wish him every success for the future.”

Godfrey says: “I have enjoyed working for Bankhall and now look forward to a fresh challenge within the financial service sector.

“I am proud to have been part of a team that has built an excellent support services proposition for directly authorised intermediaries.”


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