Tagger (pictured) joins the team from London Credit, and previously worked as a mortgage broker in the Midlands and wealth manager in Dubai.
Having spent most of his career in Birmingham with West Brom Building Society, Clydesdale Yorkshire and Investec he brings a wealth of experience to the role.
The company, which doubled its lending in 2018, utilises the valuation panel management service to ensure the most relevant third-party valuers are instructed to provide loan security valuations based on location, deal type and value.
The aim was obtaining planning for a primarily residential, mixed use scheme. Upon completion, the development will comprise of residential and retail space, offices, a gym and a hotel.
The new facility on the fully consented scheme, which has a current Gross Development Value of c. £210m, will enable the borrower to submit an enhanced planning application.
He will be identifying and developing business opportunities across the West Midlands and will support Neil Reddington, the bank’s regional director for the West Midlands. Brice joined their Leicester office in 2016.
The lender said its new headquarters offers a more flexible work environment together with space for its expanding team of lending specialists.
The finance provider has chosen Lending Metrics’ ADP platform to support its OmniPort credit approval system, which allows customers to purchase immediately at point of sale using a paperless e-signature.
Throughout 2018 specialist finance distributor Crystal Specialist Finance saw its completions rise by 40% in value.
Former Blackpool and England player Stewart, who is based in the area, has been approached by a consortium of businessmen to lead their takeover bid.