Optimum Commercial appoints national sales director

By Bridging Loan Directory -

Chris Duckworth, National Sales Director, Optimum Commercial

Optimum Commercial have announced the appointment of Chris Duckworth, pictured, as National Sales Director.

Chris has worked for over 15 years with specialist lender Together. His role involved numerous field intermediary positions and most recently a Regional Business Development role and Field Underwriting Specialist.

Optimum Commercial based in Sheffield specialise in Bridging, Property & Development Finance, Healthcare and securing funding for trading businesses.

They have recently been appointed as a preferred packager for PRIMIS mortgage network and have an internal legal team who assist with clients where required.

Chris’s appointment will enhance relationships with current and new intermediaries, as well as developing new opportunities.

Chris Duckworth, National Sales Director, Optimum Commercial said:

“I am incredibly excited and privileged to be joining the Optimum Commercial team.

They mirror my own beliefs in ensuring positive client outcomes and I look forward to working with new and old intermediary contacts in order to deliver their ambitious growth plans.”

Andy Stone, Director, Optimum Commercial commented:

“We are very excited to welcome Chris into the Optimum family. He brings with him a huge amount of experience in the broker market which will help us develop further our packager proposition and help expand our overall service for clients“

Paul Spooner, Director, Optimum Commercial added:

“We are absolutely over the moon to have Chris on board. Having known Chris for a number of years, his knowledge, expertise, work ethic and manner are the perfect fit for us.

Chris building relationships and educating external brokers and introducers is integral for the ongoing expansion of our nationwide proposition”