London Money expansion continues to gather pace
London Money have today announced the appointment of Chris Barker as Director of Manchester Money their new, directly authorised joint regional partnership.
With the arrival of Barker, Manchester Money is now able to give regulated first and second charge advice as well as other regulated activities including protection. Manchester Money will sit alongside its sister company Manchester Money Commercial, headed by Adele Turton, and together they will work to grow the brands presence in the Manchester area.
Martin Stewart, pictured, Director, London Money said:
“Don’t ever under estimate the power of a flirtatious tweet. I sent one to Chris two years ago and after many subsequent meetings and discussions we are delighted to welcome to the group a genuine talent, disruptor and visionary. Manchester has all the attributes and qualities you would expect from a major metropolitan city and I can think of no better team than Chris and Adele to help grow the brand from there.”
Barker, who has been advising for 8 years and who leaves an AR of MAB, commented:
“I have watched with interest the work that Martin and Scott have been doing at London Money and I was keen to be a part of a broker led revolution . Their model allows me to own a significant stake in the business but without sacrificing my personal income. I now have control of a business and a brand whist also being part of a larger group that are all focused and moving in the same direction.Furthermore, I have also always wanted to be Directly Authorised so when opportunity meets desire you have to act decisively.“