Assetz targets intermediary distribution with new appointment


Damien Druce

Assetz Capital has appointed Damien Druce as Director and Head of Intermediary Sales, as the firm looks to bolster its presence in the intermediary space.

In his role, Damien will be responsible for creating and implementing the intermediary strategy across the business and take ownership of relationships with national distributors and key trade bodies.

Based at Assetz Capital’s new head office at Manchester Airport, Damien will also be tasked with raising the profiles of bridging, commercial and development loan opportunities.

Damien joins from LendInvest, where he spent a year as Northern Business Development Manager. Previous roles include National Development Manager at Castle Trust, and Head of Distribution and Development at Crystal Specialist Finance.

 Rob Pailin, Managing Director at Assetz, said:

“A key area of focus for Assetz is the intermediary space. We’re keen to seek out and offer our services to the major players across the country, and with Damien on board, we are in a strong position to do so. He not only brings a wealth of experience to the business, but also a real passion for delivery, and we are confident that he will make a huge difference to the business.”

Damien Druce, pictured, commented:

“I am delighted to be joining Assetz Capital at such an exciting time for the company. With a new head office at Manchester Airport and a growing reputation in the market, everything is in place for exponential growth from people to products. I look forward to working with the team and bringing my expertise to Assetz.”