View more on these topics

BDS appoints group relationship manager

BDS has appointed Di Moore as group relationship manager with immediate effect.

This is a new role created within the group specifically to develop and manage their affinity and network relationships, including Burns Anderson and Sesame whom they are on the preferred packager panel.

She also manages their direct to consumer arm Admiral Mortgage Solutions and will support Bob Hope, head of sales & network, working with their 86 strong appointed representatives.

Previously BDS sales manager, Moore has many years experience within the mortgage industry ranging from processing to customer services to sales.

Moore says: Building relationships is essential to any business and BDS is no exception.

I want to ensure that not only do BDS provide the products and services that businesses need but that our service over-delivers each time, and this role gives me the opportunity to do just that.

Phil Jay, managing director, says: The relationships we have forged with affinity and network partners are crucial to our business and so we decided to consolidate this role under one person and Moore was the obvious choice.

She is an excellent team player and I am 100% confident that she will thrive in this new role.

Recommended

Only 57% back Conservative Right to Buy scheme

Just 57% of Mortgage Strategy Online readers think the Conservatives’ revamped Right to Buy scheme is a vote winner. This is despite a recent poll showing the Conservatives to be finally making headway and ahead of Labour. This week Mortgage Strategy asks: “Would you advise a first-time buyer to take out a ‘death bed’ mortgage?”

Canadian firm signs HIP deals

Canadian property information firm MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates has signed three exclusive five-year contracts with HIP providers in England and Wales.

Great time to sell endowments

There has never been a better time to sell an endowment, figures from the Association of Policy Market Makers reveal. Brian Goldstein, chairman of the APMM, says high demand for traded endowment policies mean consumers could realise top prices.

Destined for growth

There’s no pleasing some people. Just when you thought mortgage lenders were doing everything humanly possible to give borrowers maximum flexibility, along comes a survey that suggests customers want a lot more.

Newsletter

News and expert analysis straight to your inbox

Sign up