Capital Fortune, the City based brokers have confirmed the appointment of Barry Meeks as a non-executive director with immediate effect. Meeks has over 30 years experience managing mortgage and unsecured lenders, intermediary distributors, providers of systems, as well as compliance, audit and administration services.
He joins the national intermediary having worked with them previously as CEO of their network Home Loan Partnership. For the past 4 years, he has been involved in raising private equity for the launch of a new Home and Savings Bank and also serves as a non-executive director with Vertex Mortgage Services and The Tenet Group.
Rob Killeen, managing director at Capital Fortune, commented that : “Barry is a valuable addition to the team during our period of rapid growth. He has a proven track record in financial services and is commercially respected in the industry.
Barry brings to us, his strong focus on corporate governance and astute business acumen. He will provide the necessary structure to balance our further growth whilst supporting our commitment to quality and our first class customer service”
Meeks commented: “It’s a very exciting time for Capital Fortune as it continues to widen its service offering. The company has a strong existing client base and a proven ability to deliver quality business whilst achieving high levels of lender and customer service. I have known the team, from my time as CEO at Home Loan Partnership when they were our top adviser winning overall broker of the year.
Since then, they have gone on to win numerous industry accolades. I am delighted to be able to assist them, develop further and overcome the potential stumbling blocks to additional growth.”