The Team

Founders

Founder & Lender Relationship Manager
John Booker

20 years corporate finance experience, 10 of those years spent administering funding within NHS.

Founder, Systems Analyst and Marketeer
James Booker

10 years commercial finance marketing experience Developed COSMIC a custom built commercial mortgage packaging system.

Advisers

Commercial Finance Broker
Pav Gill

12 years of commercial finance experience Commercial lending Manager at Nottingham Building Society Credit and Risk Analyst at Citibank Plc.

Commercial Finance Broker
Ian Fearnside

36 years of commercial finance experience including Regional Business Development Manager for Birmingham Midshires Commercial and Director of Specialist Property Finance for Bank of Scotland.

Commercial Finance Broker
Elizabeth Marshall

21 years commercial finance experience Business mortgage administrator and SME business relationship manager for Royal Bank of Scotland.

Commercial Finance Broker
Steve Gray

25 years of Commercial finance experience, SME business relationship manager with Lloyds and Natwest.

Commercial Finance Broker
Paul Ryan

9 years of Commercial Finance experience. 4 years in Banking as a Relationship Manager with Bank of Scotland and Business Manager at Barclays. 5 years as Commercial Broker.

Commercial Finance Broker
Steve Brundell

25 years of Commercial Finance experience with NatWest.

Commercial Finance Broker
Darren Lund

13 years experience in Business Banking and Relationship Management with Natwest.

Commercial Finance Broker
Iain Humber

27 years experience with RBS / Natwest in Nottingham and Derby. Prior to joining B2B, I managed the same portfolio of SME clients in Nottingham for over 10 years. Long suffering Nottingham Forest season ticket holder.

Commercial Finance Broker
Andrew Rayner

31 years working for NatWest including 19 years in Commercial Banking and 12 years as a Relationship Manager.

Commercial Finance Broker
Umong Kaushesh

Experienced Commercial banker with MBA qualification and over 14 years of overall Banking experience. Umong worked as an accredited Healthcare and Property sector lending specialist in the later part of his career at Lloyds Bank.

Commercial Finance Broker
David Holloway

Experienced Relationship & Property Lending Manager of 20 Yrs with Lloyds banking Group. Knowlegeable Property Investor & Joint Venture Partner.

Commercial Finance Broker
Stuart Francis

Stuart is a fully regulated broker with BlueSky Mortgages allowing him to process personal residential mortgages. He is also our residential Buy-to-Let specialist. Stuart has been brokering for 8 years and is Ce-Map qualified.

Commercial Finance Broker
Sohail Ahmed

15 years of commercial finance, SME commercial underwriter with Lloyds and Cooperative.

Commercial Finance Broker
Emma Jones

A total of 12 years experience in the finance sector, experience gained working with Lloyds Banking Group and the YBS Group . The last 5 years has been spent working as a 'Whole of Market' Broker. Dealing with Commercial finance via B2B and Residential Mortgages with Alder Rose Mortgage Services. Fully CeMap Qualified.

Commercial Finance Broker
Andrew Jones

Over 20 years experience as an independent commercial finance broker. Specialising in complex property lending, commercial mortgages and Limited company Buy to let portfolio’s.

Commercial Finance Broker
Gillian Brooks

Gillian has 12 years of experience working as a whole-of-market commercial finance broker. Gillian is well versed in delivering a full range of financial solutions, tailored to the clients individual needs.

Commercial Finance Broker
Sean Queally

27 year career with NatWest spanning the local branch network, and five years in the Banks Credit department, analysing and sanctioning credit applications. Finally from January 2006 to June 2016 as a Senior Commercial Relationship Manager with responsibility for a portfolio of 70 SME clients operating within the £1M to £25M turnover arena.

Commercial Finance Broker
Robin Daw

31 years of experience in the banking and finance industry, working with start-ups through to Plc. Robin worked for a large High Street bank for 26 years in various relationship management, credit underwriting and leadership roles. Robin left RBS/NatWest in 2012 to become a broker in the commercial finance arena. Robin specialises in helping businesses structure and secure bespoke (and often complex) funding solutions tailored to the client’s specific needs.

Commercial Finance Broker
Bruce Moore

35 years experience as a relationship manager in the commercial finance arena with RBS/Natwest. Specialises in commercial mortgages and working closely with property developers, structuring tailored residential and commercial development finance solutions.

Commercial Finance Broker
Jodie Stevenson

With over 10 years experience in the financial service industry, I am able to help and advise UK & Non-UK nationals living and working abroad with their Commercial Lending, Development, Personal Mortgage and Protection needs. I take pride in creating, bespoke solutions for all of my clients, taking into account their individual circumstances.

Commercial Finance Broker
David Hepworth

With over 25 years of board level experience, both as Owner, Director and CEO, in a variety of industries from Aviation and Motorsport through to FMCG and Property Management, I am able to understand individual needs and tailor solutions to suit in the most complex of cases. Whether you require a commercial mortgage, asset based lending or development finance I will work hard to create an imaginative and value for money solution tailored to your personal or corporate circumstances.

Commercial Finance Broker
Jo McCarthy

Jo has been working within the banking and financial services for over 20 years from retail banking through to advising high net worth clients on offshore investments and pensions. Roles including Mortgage Adviser and Independent Financial Adviser for Banks HSBC and Natwest have given Jo a great understanding of the needs of clients within the commercial lending space.

Commercial Finance Broker
Hardeep Maan

Having worked in the property industry for over 15 years with leading estate agents, from being a sales negotiator I worked my way up to becoming an office manager, Landlords Insurance advisor and then went down the rout of becoming Ce-Map qualified mortgage advisor and now I specialise in residential Buy-to-Let Mortgages. The benefit of the service that I provide is that I have direct contact with the decision makers hence speeding up the process of the transaction and you can always be able to contact me directly. Once the funding has been secured I will continue to make sure you have all the support for you in the present and future.

Commercial Finance Broker
Melanie Harris

Mel has 15 years banking experience working at Yorkshire Bank. A whole variety of roles were undertaken here including a Bank Manager, a systems trainer, Business Development and also a Payments Manager. The last 14 months as a whole of market Commercial Finance Broker, providing a hybrid mix of alternative finance to all client types.

Commercial Finance Broker
Graham Bellhouse

Graham has 33 years commercial finance experience with NatWest.Prior to joining B2B, he was the Director for SME Business Banking, leading the SME Business Manager team in North Lancashire & Cumbria.

Commercial Finance Broker
Martin Howe

Martin has over 15 years of financial services experience working for Yorkshire Bank, Bank of Ireland and Freedom Finance. He is CeMap qualified which means he is able to source regulated and unregulated products for his clients. He prides himself on the service he provides and the strong relationships he has with lenders. Martin educates customers to allow them to make the best decision for their business. This results in high levels of positive customer feedback.

Commercial Finance Broker
Harry Sandu

Harry has been in financial services for nearly 20 years. Harry started his career with Lloyds bank in personal banking. Since then he has gone on to work for HSBC along with other financial companies. Harry holds the qualifications for financial advice - DipFa, mortgage advice - CeMap and later life advice - Cerer. Harry’s free time is spent running after his 3 children and is a keen football fan.

Commercial Finance Broker
Brian Edwards

30 years banking experience with NatWest/RBS, Anglo Irish and Investec. Relationship Management roles in Credit, Trust Lending (in Guernsey) and Structured Property Finance give Brian the ability to understand a wide range of client requirements for residential or commercial finance and other funding solutions. He holds FPC, CeMAP and CeRER qualifications and is passionate about providing an excellent level of customer service.

Commercial Finance Broker
Alison Sanders

Experienced CeMAP qualified commercial mortgage broker for the past 18 months, previous to this 10+ years within management accounting in the media industry. Specialist area BTL, HMO's, Commercial loans and 1st time applicants.

Commercial Finance Broker
Ron Whitcher

With 20 years + experience in Financial Services I have worked for Insurance and Finance Brokers as BDM for a Personal Finance Lender as well as Regional BDM for a Short Term Commercial Lender. I love vanilla cases but also problem solving the tricky cases and have a great deal of experience working with Portfolio Landlords, Expats as well as clients with some adverse credit.

Commercial Finance Broker
Tim Leverett

Over 20 years commercial property investment lending and debt restructuring experience in the UK and Europe working at Nationwide & Yorkshire Building Societies with transactions ranging from £75K to £30M+ lending to both UK based and offshore borrowing structures

Commercial Finance Broker
Rebecca Jones

Business graduate from Exeter university and specialise in portfolio Buy to Let mortgages and Commercial mortgages.

Commercial Finance Broker
Matt Jones

Business Enterprise Development graduate from Portsmouth University. Originally trained in Residential mortgages and protection and now specialises in Buy to let and Commercial mortgages.

Commercial Finance Broker
Stephen Lart

8 years of experience in the financial industry and a fully qualified financial advisor. Stephen worked for a wealth management company which he won many awards for. He specialises in building long term relationships for clients, help business by using cash flow modelling, efficient tax planning to make sure the clients make the most of their allowance, insurance policies and finding solutions tailored to the clients specific needs.

Commercial Finance Broker
Haydn Thomas

Haydn has 24 years’ finance experience in the SME sector within NatWest/RBS in a wide variety of roles from Relationship Manager to senior leadership. He is highly skilled in all areas of Commercial Finance with expertise in a wide range of sectors including Retail, Leisure, Property, Professional Services and Healthcare. Specialising in Commercial Mortgages, Bridging & Development finance and Limited Company property portfolios Haydn has a reputation for building long lasting relationships with his clients.

Commercial Finance Broker
Vikesh Samani

Vikesh has over 15 years experience in the property & finance sectors. Starting out in the mortgage & commercial space Vikesh now predominantly specialises in & enjoys working with his clients on structuring & sourcing the most competitive property development and Bridging finance on the market. Vikesh's personal experience in property investment & development as well as being a senior underwriter for a private fund allows him to have a better understanding from both perspectives.

Commercial Finance Broker
Nas Mahmood

I have worked for 3 of the 4 leading banks, Lloyds , RBS / Natwest and HSBC and have vast experience in Relationship Management and providing bespoke financial solutions for the Private and Corporate needs of my clients. I spent 19 years in the Banking sector predominantly in the Commercial and Corporate space. I specialised in managing Global trading businesses with a turnover up to £350m which included assisting with highly complex lending structures.

Commercial Finance Broker
Ian Brooks

34 years of experience in banking and finance working with star-ups through to large Ltd Co.'s.Ian worked for a large High Street bank for 31 years in various relationship management, credit underwriting, leadership and strategic roles. Ian left Lloyds in 2011 and returned to finance in 2016 when he became a commercial finance broker. Ian specialises in helping clients structure and secure funding tailored to their needs.

Commercial Finance Broker
Paul Adams

18 years experience as a Property Finance Broker advising high net worth clients based in the UK and offshore. Paul has previously worked for Savills Private Finance and has also ran his own finance broker businesses. Over the years he has arranged numerous complex loan facilities ranging from £500k to £10M+ both through Private Banks and other specialist lenders. Paul's main areas of expertise are Development & Bridging Finance, Limited Company Portfolio Finance for Professional Landlords, Commercial Mortgages & Structured Residential Property Finance via Private Banks.

Commercial Finance Broker
Paul Misner

Paul has been a commercial mortgage broker for over 28 years. Having started his career at Lloyds Bank on the management training scheme, he moved to a specialist residential development merchant bank in the late 80's to early 90's, following which he set up his own commercial mortgage brokerage. During the past 10 years Paul has specialized in complicated commercial property investment loans, as well as residential development projects, owner occupied businesses as well as obtaining funding on large residential portfolios.