MD of L&G Mortgage Club leaves for Towergate

Legal & General has confirmed Ben Thompson is leaving after a year as managing director of L&G mortgage club.

Thompson is set to head to insurer Towergate following six months of gardening leave.

Stephen Smith, director of housing at L&G, says: “We have been delighted with the work Thompson has done for us over the last year and will be sad to see him go, but wish him well for the future.”

Smith says L&G will now start the process of looking for a replacement to run the L&G Mortgage Club.