Meet The Management Team


Gary Latham

Gary Latham

Managing Director

Gary has owned and run financial services businesses for over 15 years and has expert knowledge in all types of current niche property related finance including bridging, development, commercial, second charge secured loans and equity release mortgages (for the over 55’s). Gary is CeMap qualified which enables him to personally transact regulated finance especially standard residential mortgages. Gary is also CeRER qualified which allows the company to advise on equity release finance.

Gary is totally focussed on customer service and often personally contacts clients to obtain views of how well their case was processed by UKPF.

Gary is very well respected by his peers and has demonstrated a commitment for creating strong lending partner relationships with all the major lenders.

Jade Hands

Jade Hands

Executive PA/Office Manager

Jade is responsible for the smooth running of UK Property Finance. She manages all of the internal processes and human resources. She takes the lead in ensuring our company fully complies with our FCA regulations and manages our larger customer accounts and partner relations.

Nigel Bowers

Nigel Bowers

National Business Development Manager

Nigel is Business Development Manager focussing on Property Development & Commercial finance deals across the UK & works from his home/office in Halifax. Nigel has 25 years banking experience firstly with HSBC & then with Bank Of Scotland before moving into the broking field 10 years ago. He is A.C.I.B. qualified and has an Honours degree in Financial Services.

Jenny Hands

Jenny Hands

Lender Liaison Manager

Jenny has worked for UK Property Finance for over 3 years and manages the completions process for our client’s. Jenny demonstrates great determination in her role ensuring that every document is with the right person at the right time and she consistently delivers against very tight timelines set by ourselves and our customer’s need.

Megan Kowalik

Megan Kowalik

Client Liaison Manager

Megan is UK Property Finance’s finest Data Processing Executive managing all documentation for the Lenders, Brokers, and the Borrower. Megan has specialist knowledge of all lenders criteria’s as well as underwriting and administration departments.

Hayley Fitzgerald

Hayley Fitzgerald

Human Resources & Compliance Manager

Hayley manages the company’s Financial Conduct Authority compliance ensuring each of our trained members of staff have access to the latest compliance regulations & certifications. She also managed the HR for the company & Continuing Professional Development across all the staff members.

Sean Coleman

Sean Coleman

Advisor

Sean is an Internal Business Development Manager working through a number of leads from potential customers, mostly looking for short term property finance. Sean will discuss the customers’ needs and send them a full quote outlining the costs involved. He has previously worked in the finance industry and has 4 years’ experience of working within property related finance.

Lisa Gamlin

Lisa Gamlin

Advisor

Lisa has worked in the financial industry for 16 years has experienced the industry as a mortgage and protection adviser for a whole of market firm, as a sales consultant for a product provider and gained technical knowledge of pensions, protection and investments. Lisa is CeMAP and CertPFS qualified and is 2 exams away from attaining her Diploma in financial planning.

Luke Hosea

Luke Hosea

Senior Business Development Manager

Luke is responsible for UK Property Finance’s Development & Commercial finance. He joined the firm after working in a variety of other finance positions within a major high street bank and the Financial Services industries. He has a strong background in the finance market having worked in the Business to Business finance sector for a number of years.

Shiwani Dalal

Shiwani Dalal

Advisor

Shiwani is responsible for building and managing client relations in house. She gives credible advice and sources lenders for clients. She has over 15 years of finance experience specialising in underwriting and lending operation.

Charles Patchett

Charles Patchett

External Business Development Manager

Charles is an external BDN responsible for developing relationships with Estate Agents, Mortgage brokers and IFA’s. He joined the firm after working in a variety of other finance positions within the Inland Revenue and Big 4 Accountancy practices. Prior to that he served in HM Armed Forces and worked at Government Communications Headquarters for some time. He has over 20 years’ experience in finance at all levels in both Business to Business and Business to Consumer.

Paul Rule

Paul Rule

External Business Development Manager

Paul has been involved in the financial services industry over 30 years. Has a broad spectrum of knowledge, including relationship management, structured finance and property investment/development transactions. He was also heavily involved in the Basle I & II and credit assessment to the property sector.

Claire Bond

Claire Bond

External Business Development Manager

Claire is an excellent communicator and relationship builder. Claire is friendly and approachable which places her in the perfect position to manage our broker network. She is highly skilled at building customer confidence and has over 20 years industry experience in finance.

Hannah Pearson

Hannah Pearson

Lender Liaison Manager

Hannah is UK’s property finance client liaison manager. She enjoys the daily challenges of all office based tasks. Hannah’s excellent skills in project management and organisation come into play when she is processing our clients application, her attention to detail is second to none she is our go to person for all application queries, providing excellent customer service in a fast and timely manner.

Karl Harris

Karl Harris

Business to Business Development Manager

Karl is an enthusiastic member of our team , with heaps of charisma and charm. He prides himself on professionality and providing the best possible service to our customers. Our newest member of business development , he is dedicated to driving new business forward and building on existing business. He specialises in business to business relations.

Ravi Odedra

Ravi Odedra

Internal Business Development Manager

Ravi has been working within the financial sector for more than 13 years and has gained numerous achievements along the way including being recognised for delivering outstanding customer service. A strong believer in building long term, sustainable relationships with customers and lenders to achieving mutually rewarding business results.

Olivia Latham

Olivia Latham

Processing Executive

Olivia will be learning all the different roles throughout the business aswell as completing her business administration qualification. Olivia visited many different businesses before deciding her career path with UK Property Finance and will add to the excellent customer satisfaction, warmth and friendliness of the current workforce.

Craig Upton

Craig Upton

Marketing Director

Craig keeps our website at the forefront of the digital world, making sure we compete in the finance sector online. Craig has worked excessively within the SEO arena maintaining sites at the top of organic search in Google and other authority platforms.

Last Updated: Sep 22, 2017 @ 10:56 am
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