Equity release lender, more 2 life has appointed has Roland Steere as director of funding and product development.
He has experience in the financial services industry and a depth of expertise in the investment sector.
He most recently held a senior derivatives structuring role at Santander Global Banking & Markets, where he specialised in developing solutions for pension funds and life insurance companies.
Prior to this, Steere was an investment consultant for Aon Hewitt advising pension schemes on their investment strategy.
Dave Harris, chief executive, more 2 life, said: “We are delighted to be welcoming Roland to the team, especially during this exciting period for more 2 life.
“Roland’s appointment is a crucial step in helping to enhance more 2 life’s position in the industry as an innovative lender. His extensive and varied experience will undoubtedly make him an invaluable member of the team, as we seek to expand our range of products and services.
“As ever, we are dedicated to growing the equity release sector and are continually looking to expand our product offering and funding lines to meet the needs of older homeowners.
“This is a hugely exciting time for more 2 life and we’re confident that Roland’s experience will be a massive asset in supporting our growth as we look to play an even larger role in the equity release market.”
Roland Steere, director of funding and product development, more 2 life, said: “I am excited to be joining more 2 life as it continues to grow and cement its position in the retirement lending market.
“I look forward to working closely with the team in developing the proposition and establishing relationships with new and existing funders as part of more 2 life’s commitment to improving the amount of flexible solutions to available to borrowers in later life.”