In his new role, Khan will be tasked with growing and servicing key accounts in London, educating brokers on the specialist buy-to-let sector.
He joins from Aldermore Bank where he was relationship manager covering the London region, a role where he was responsible for building awareness of the brand and its products.
Khan was previously national account manager at State Bank of India.
Andrew Ferguson, managing director of buy to let at the lender, said: “We’ve had significant interest in our products and we’re building a good pipeline, and Amir’s appointment comes as we prepare to scale up even further.
“With more additions to the team planned for the weeks and months ahead, we are in a good position to deliver our growth plans for 2020.”