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Dev Malle joins myhomemove

Dev Malle has joined Doug Crawford, his old boss at Personal Touch Financial Services, at conveyancing services provider myhomemove.

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It was announced that Malle was leaving PTFS at the end of July this year but he was tight lipped about his next step.

Malle was the latest in a series of high profile departures from the network, with its former chief executive Crawford leaving in February this year, along with its director of IFA services John Ruddick and head of sales development Andy Walton. He had worked at PTFS in October 2006 from Pink Home Loans where he was sales director.

But Mortgage Strategy can now reveal that he’s joined myhomemove as group director of sales.

Crawford was Malle’s boss from March 2010 and after he left PTFS this year took up the chief executive role at myhomemove.

Myhomemove was established in 2000 and provides conveyancing and panel management services.

The firm’s latest accounts show it to have achieved profits before tax of £994,000 in 2011, compared to a loss of £980,000 in 2010.

Crawford says that to have secured an individual of Malle’s calibre has been a positive move.

He says: “Dev had a number of options available to him and his decision to join is an endorsement of our market position, ambition and strategy.

“He has a strong track record of delivery and will bring drive, market knowledge, relationships and skills that will enable us to move our sales activity to the next level and strengthen the great management team we have in place.”

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  • Ady 27th September 2012 at 4:31 pm

    Well done mate and all the very best. What a loss for PTFS and what a fantastic addition for Myhomemoves.Hope the garden is nice and tidy now, you have had enough time.

  • NIgel Wood 27th September 2012 at 1:10 pm

    Delighted for you Dev…..always a friend and supporter to Peace of Mind FS.
    I am sure you and Doug will enjoy much success, well done Nigel

  • Jonathan Miller 27th September 2012 at 10:46 am

    Not too sure why more management is needed. Money would be better spent on more frontline good conveyancers

  • Dave Booth 26th September 2012 at 10:42 pm

    Well done Dev Great to know you are back on the scene. Like to wish you all the best in your new role. Sure you will be a great success. It goes without saying.

  • Keith Hannath 26th September 2012 at 10:14 pm

    Delighted to hear your linking back up with Doug.. A formidable partnership… I have no doubt you will be a great addition to myhomemove and I wish you every success… As per previous comment it is just a pity your not a network or I think quiet a few people would be saying same…Best wishes Dev…. Regards K

  • Dave Thomas 26th September 2012 at 5:26 pm

    All the very best Dev, as a member of PTFS (for now) our loss is Myhomemoves gain, i know you will be a great success there and thanks for all you have done

  • Bob Hope 26th September 2012 at 4:54 pm

    Great news Dev and good luck. A great catch by Myhomemove and I am sure will bring great success to them.
    Shame you are not a network as we would have loved to chat.