GEMHL appoints chief operating officer

GE Money Home Lending has appointed Ian Ferguson as its new chief operating officer, reporting to Colin Shave, CEO of GE Money Home Lending.

Ferguson joins GE Money from Kensington Mortgages where he held the position of chief operating officer.

Prior to Kensington he held a number of senior industry positions, including director for corporate planning and delivery at Zurich Financial Services and director of mortgage operations at Bradford and Bingley.

In his new role, Ferguson will be responsible for all GE Money Home Lending mortgage operations, including originations, customer relations, collections and litigation.

He will also be responsible for deploying GE Money Home Lending’s technology investment and development over the coming years.

Shave, CEO at GEMHL, says: “With such challenging conditions in the market, this is a key role and an important appointment for GE Money Home Lending. With his significant experience and knowledge of the UK mortgage market, Ian will be a valuable asset to GE Money Home Lending’s senior management team. I look forward to working closely with him in the future.”