Bentley (pictured) has worked in the mortgage industry for more than 12 years with most of his career spent in broking, joining from Precise Mortgages.
He has a wide range of experience dealing with residential, buy to let, commercial, international and bridging finance, having switched to lending two years ago.
UTB said the appointment continued the growth of the sales team and developed the bank’s presence in the M4 corridor, South West England and South Wales.
United Trust Bank head of sales – mortgages and bridging Mike Walters said: “Owen has a wealth of industry knowledge and this coupled with his broking background makes him a valuable addition to the Sales team.
“This is a very exciting time for mortgages and bridging at United Trust Bank with several new products and service enhancements on the cards for this year.
“We are continuing to attract and invest in great people who will play a vital role in UTB’s future success,” he added.