Newell (pictured) has experience in mortgage underwriting, broking and marketing roles with John Charcol, Mortgage Force, Private Finance and Halifax.
She will report to Foundation’s director of marketing, Jeff Knight and lead the content marketing team and deliver multi-media and thought leadership campaigns.
Jeff Knight, director of marketing at Foundation Home Loans, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Katie to the Foundation team, particularly as she will be well known to many in the mortgage industry having worked for a number of high-profile advisory businesses in key marketing and communications roles.
“Having a strong level of mortgage experience and an excellent track-record in the market was key for us when making the decision to employ Katie, and we are absolutely certain she’ll bring an energy and quality to all of Foundation’s brand work.”
Newell said: “It is a great time to join Foundation and be part of the already excellent marketing team. We have had strong growth in 2019 and have ambitious plans for 2020 – and I am very excited to be part of it.”