Bluestone Mortgages has hired Steve Seal (pictured) as director of sales & distribution from Kent Reliance.
Before working at Kent Reliance Seal was at Virgin Money, Chelsea Building Society and Barclays.
David Torpey, managing director Bluestone Mortgages, said: “Following our recent product overhaul, we have seen an increased demand for our services and products.
“We want to continue helping customers who are currently underserved by mainstream lenders and today’s appointment reaffirms our commitment to expanding and improving our offering.
“In his newly created role, Steve will focus on developing strong relationship with our key intermediary partners.
“Steve has extensive distribution knowledge as well as deep insight and understanding of what support brokers need in today’s market. We are confident that Steve will be a great addition to the team and support our growth plans.”