Relendex appoints business development manager



Relendex, a leading Peer-to-Peer lender specialising in the UK property market, has announced the appointment of James Hodgson as its latest Business Development Manager covering the North East region.

James has joined Relendex from Assetz Capital, where he was an Underwriter Director. In this role, James worked with borrowers to provide a tailored funding package in order to undertake residential property development. James’ long career in the sector has enabled him to build a significant portfolio of broker and lender contacts, with a focus on the North of England.

James began his career at Yorkshire Bank where he held a variety of roles over two decades before moving to National Australia Bank where he was a Commercial Real Estate Manager.

Commenting on the announcement, Paul Sonabend, Executive Chairman at Relendex, said:

‘At Relendex, we are growing fast and are always on the lookout for talented professionals. James impressed us with his wealth of expertise as well as his strong sector relationships and track record in building and converting leads – all of which were key in our decision to bring James onboard. We are excited to welcome James and are confident he will prove to key asset as we progress to the next stage of our development’.

James Hodgson, newly appointed Business Development Manager at Relendex, added:

‘I am delighted to be joining Relendex, a firm that is clearly forward-thinking and looking to increase its footprint in the sector while also staying committed to its traditional property values. I am looking forward to using my knowledge, experience and interpersonal skills to play my part in the next stage of Relendex’s development as a leading peer-to-peer lender.”