Brightstar continues expansion plans with third appointment in 2012

By Bridging Loan Directory -


Brightstar Financial, the national intermediary hub for specialist lending, announced its third new appointment for 2012 when Brian Leppard, joined on the 12th March as New Business Consultant.

Brian joins Brightstar with more than 18 years’ experience in financial services, previously as a mortgage broker and most recently as a home finance manager for Westpac Banking Corporation in Perth, Australia and as a commercial financial adviser for Lloyds Banking Group in central London.

Brian commented: “I am delighted to have joined the Brightstar team at a really exciting time for this fast growing business. Already, just days since starting, I know I am part of a great team, not only committed to the work they do but also passionate about this business and industry.”

Rob Jupp, Managing Director of Brightstar Financial added: “I have known Brian for some years now and he will be a great asset to Brightstar in the months and years to come. He joins an already excellent team based in our new and improved offices. We promised back in January that 2012 would be bigger and better for everyone involved with Brightstar, and we are keeping that promise!”

Outside of work and family, Brian is a self confessed avid golfer and lifelong Spurs fan. He has climbed Machu Picchu in Peru twice, walked the Great Wall of China and completed a 12,000ft sky dive in Queensland.