THE JUDGES

We’ve enlisted the crème de la crème of the UK specialist finance sector to form a crack team of expert judges. This elite group has the challenging task of selecting a winner from four outstanding nominees per award category.

Adrian Moloney

Group Sales Director, Precise Mortgages, Kent Reliance for Intermediaries and Interbay Commercial

Alan Cleary

Group MD, Precise Mortgages, Kent Reliance for Intermediaries and Interbay Commercial

Alison Pallett

Managing Director – Sales, LiveMore Capital

Andrew Montlake

Managing Director, Coreco

Brad Fordham

Managing Director, Intermediaries, Santander

Buster Tolfree

Director of Mortgages, UTB

Charlotte Rutter

Head of Marketing & Comms, Roma Finance

Chris Whitney

Head of Specialist Lending, Enness

Claire Barker

CEO, Equilaw

Craig Collins

Retail Director, Optimum Credit

Dale Jannels

Managing Director, Impact Specialist Finance

Damien Druce

Director, Black & White Bridging

Danny Belton

Head of Lender Relationships, Legal & General Mortgage Club

Darvish Heshejin

VP Growth, Selina Finance

Dave Cockle

Commercial Director, Resi

David Hollingworth

Associate Director Communications, L&C Mortgages

Debbie Staveley

CEO, bClear Communications

Edward Payne

Director, Clifton Mortgages and Family First Finance

Emma Hall

Key Relationship Director, Movin Legal

Geoff Hall

Chairman, Berkeley Alexander

Helen Carter

Head of Channel Engagement, Barclays

Hugh Wade-Jones

Managing Director, Enness

Ian Andrew

Managing Director, Intermediary Relationships, Nationwide

Ian Broadbent

Director, Holme Finance Bridging Solutions

James Tucker

CEO, twenty7tec

Jane Simpson

Managing Director, TBMC

Jason Berry

Group Sales & Marketing Director, Crystal Specialist Finance

Jeff Knight

Director, Grey Matter Marketing Solutions

Joe Middleton

Partner, Lightfoots Solicitors

John Goodall

CEO, Landbay

John Webb

Head of Lending, Scroll Finance

Jonathan Newman

Senior Partner, Brightstone Law

Jonathan Sealey

Chief Executive Officer, Hope Capital

Joshua Elash

Director, MT Finance

Karen Rodrigues

Sales Director, eConveyancer

Kay Westgarth

Head of Sales, Standard Life Home Finance

Kevin Carr

Managing Director, Carr Consulting

Lea Karasavas

Managing Director, Prolific Mortgage Finance

Liz Syms

CEO, Connect for Intermedierries

Louise Pengelly

Proposition Director, Paymentshield

Marc Golberg

Commercial CEO, Together Money

Mark Blackwell

Chief Operating Officer, Core Logic UK

Mark Harris

Chief Executive, SPF Private Clients

Martin Reynolds

Chief Executive, SimplyBiz Mortgages

Martin Stewart

Director, London Money

Mat Montgomery

COO, Evolution Money

Matt Smith

Owner, WPB

Matt Tooth

Chief Commercial Officer, Lendinvest

Matt Tristam

Co-Founder, Director of Loans Warehouse

Matthew Cumber

Managing Director, Countrywide Surveying Services

Melanie Spencer

Head of finova Payment and Mortgage Services, finova

Michael Clapper

Executive Chairman, Blackbook Finance

Mike Allison

Head of Protection, Paradigm

Mike Strange

Managing Director, Funding 365 Limited

Nicola Firth

Founder and CEO, Knowledge Bank

Paresh Raja

CEO, MFS UK

Paul Brett

Managing Director of Intermediaries, Landbay

Paul Hunt

Director, Paul Hunt Marketing

Paul Lewis

Head Of Intermediary Partnerships, Proportunity

Payam Azadi

Director, Niche Advice

Peter Brodnicki

Chief Executive, Mortgage Advice Bureau

Peter Izard

Head of Intermediary Business Development, Investec

Rameez Zafar

CEO & Co-founder, Eligible

Richard Beardshaw

Head of Sales, Intermediary Mortgages, HSBC UK

Richard Deacon

Sales Director, Masthaven Bank

Richard Walker

National Sales Manager, Virgin Money

Rob Clifford

Chief Executive, Stonebridge

Rob Jupp

CEO, Brightstar Financial

Roger Morris

Group Distribution Director, Precise Mortgages, Kent Reliance for Intermediaries and Interbay Commercial

Sally Laker

Managing Director, Mortgage Intelligence

Scott Thorpe

Director, The Money Group

Sebastian Murphy

Founder/Head of Mortgage Finance, JLM & USMS

Simon Jackson

Managing Director, SDL Surveying

Simon Knight

Managing Director, Lendco

Stephen Brown

Head of Intermediaries, The Scottish Building Society

Steve Carruthers

Principal Consultant, Iress

Steve Olejnik

Founder, Dovecote Property Finance Ltd

Steve Seal

CEO, Bluestone Mortgages

Stuart Bryce

Head of Intermediary Sales, Build Loan

Stuart Wilson

Chief Executive Officer, Answers in Retirement Group

Stuart Wilson

Corporate Marketing Director, Key Group

Tania Frowen

Managing Director, Source Insurance

Terry Pritchard

Director, Charter HCP

Tiba Raja

Executive Director, MFS UK

Tim Wheeldon

Chief Operating Officer, Fluent Money

Tom Davies

Director & Principal, TM Financial Solutions

Toni Smith

Chief Operating Officer, PRIMIS Mortgage Network

Tony Marshall

Managing Director, Equifinance

Walter Avrili

Director, Mortgageforce

Wayne Smethurst

Managing Director, TFC Homeloans