Andrew Ferguson has joined as commercial director and has responsibility for the company’s sales and distribution channels. Ferguson comes from specialist lender Axis, where he helped launch and lead the company, and he was previously head of sales and distribution at Kent Reliance.
In addition Emma Payne has taken up the role of head of sales and Ian May has become a regional account manager.
Payne joins from Mortgage Brain where she was a national account manager and previously worked at Lloyds Banking Group. May joins from Capita Mortgage Services where he was new lending manager, focused on the specialist buy to let market.
Commenting on Ferguson’s appointment, Hans Geberbauer, CEO at Foundation Home Loans, said: “We are delighted Andrew has joined Foundation Home Loans and see his appointment as key in helping us develop our business moving forward. Andrew has the experience and industry contacts needed to make a real difference and we are already starting to see a positive impact within the business”
On the appointment of Payne and May, new commercial director Ferguson said: “Foundation is a lender with undoubted potential and desire to increase its footprint within the specialist lending market. The business has ambitious, but realistic, growth plans and I’m excited about helping lead the growth strategy moving forward. We are in the process of building the team to help us deliver and I am delighted to have appointed high calibre individuals in Emma and Ian, with some more appointments to follow”.