Our Business Development Managers

Providing support and innovative solutions to mortgage brokers. 

 

Our intermediary team has a deep understanding of the unique challenges brokers face in today’s market and are fully equipped to meet the diverse needs of our mortgage customers.  Here you’ll find some info about each of our business development managers and how their experience can benefit you and your clients.

With over 25 years’ experience in the mortgage intermediary market, Alasdair is the driving force behind our intermediaries team. Before joining us in 2018, Alasdair previously held roles at Newcastle Building Society, Intelligent Finance/HBoS and NatWest/RBS.

Alasdair thrives helping intermediaries and loves a challenge The father of three spends much of his free-time seeking out new activities and experiences for his family to try and, when he’s not with his family, he can be found supporting his local rugby team, Percy Park RFC.

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Amar has worked in the mortgage industry since 2004. He has gained invaluable experience throughout his career; including whole of market broking, underwriting and business development management. His noteworthy experience at high profile banks, and his knowledge and expertise in HNW/ UHNW lending, provides our clients in London and the South with strong market knowledge and ongoing support. 

When he’s not supporting our brokers, he can be found rustling up something tasty in the kitchen or keeping fit at the gym.

07976 702 560

Amar.Mashru@Furness-bs.co.uk 

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Emma started her financial services career at 18 and has developed an extensive skill set that enables her to provide solutions for even the most complex cases. By harnessing our individual approach to underwriting, she provides support and expert guidance to our clients within the Midlands. 

In her free time, Emma can be seen hitting the slopes on a family ski trip or spending quality time at home with her husband, teenage sons and Winnie (the cockapoo).

07809 659 157

Emma.Saint@Furness-bs.co.uk 

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Helen has worked in finance since 1999 gaining invaluable knowledge and experience in all aspects of mortgages. Helen has worked in the Intermediary space for the last 10 years and with her expertise can always help find solutions/offer guidance to problematic enquiries.

Outside of work you can find Helen cheering on her children at football or exploring the great outdoors with her cockapoo Teddy. She also enjoys eating out together with a gin or two.

07912 054 299

Helen.Merrey@furness-bs.co.uk

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Liz has an unrivalled understanding of the industry and our clients, having been with us since 2007. In that time she’s held key roles within all areas of the business, making her an invaluable member of the team. As Team Manager, she oversees the telephone BDM team and is dedicated to providing an excellent service to our mortgage intermediaries.

Outside the office, Liz enjoys good food and wine, which she tries to burn off in the gym!

0800 988 1561 - Option 1

furness.intermediaries@furness-bs.co.uk

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With 15 years’ financial services experience, Rebecca brings substantial industry knowledge to her role. Crucially, Rebecca understands the complexities and challenges advisers face, having worked as a mortgage broker herself. This experience enables her to provide insightful and tailored advice and support to our Midlands brokers. 

In her free time, you’ll find Rebecca spending time with her family exploring the outdoors, gardening and enjoying a wine or two with a snack plate after a busy week.

0800 988 1561 - Option 1

furness.intermediaries@furness-bs.co.uk 

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Stephen prides himself on providing excellent service and developing strong relationships with our brokers. His 13 years’ experience in financial services enables him to successfully support our brokers daily, no matter how complex the case. Whilst he works across all UK regions, Stephen predominantly works with our brokers in the South. 

When he’s not busy providing expert advice, Stephen can be seen in the ‘dug out’ of his son’s Junior football team or attending live music events. 

0800 988 1561 - Option 1

furness.intermediaries@furness-bs.co.uk

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Ready to embark on a new challenge, Jaydn joined our team in 2020. His ambition and enthusiasm has seen him quickly become a critical member of the Furness for Intermediaries team. He provides valuable support to our BDMs, whilst successfully embracing new challenges and studying for his CeMAP. 

When he isn’t studying or working, Jaydn enjoys football, exploring new music and experimenting with fashion.

0800 988 1561 - Option 1

furness.intermediaries@furness-bs.co.uk

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A change of career in 2019 led Amy to join our telephone BDM team and she’s never looked back! Amy has worked on developing great relationships with her colleagues and uses her gained knowledge to assist our brokers. She is committed to achieving her CeMAP qualification and progressing her role within the team.

0800 988 1561 - Option 1

furness.intermediaries@furness-bs.co.uk

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