Bluestone hires Chris Holcomb from Vida

Bluestone Mortgages has appointed Chris Holcomb as Director of New Builds and National Accounts.

Holcomb joined Vida Homeloans where he was Director of Corporate Sales and previously Corporate Account Director at Bank of Ireland. In both roles, he was responsible for managing relationships with a number of corporate networks, clubs and packing partners to secure the residential and rental mortgage business.

Bluestone said Holcomb would play a key role in supporting the lender’s “continued momentum” and will be based in the London office with responsibility for a panel of distributors, clubs and networks to help grow the share of key partner market.

Holcomb says: “It is a very exciting time to join Bluestone as they look to expand their purchasing assistance proposition. I look forward to leveraging my experience in the industry to make Bluestone the specialty lender of choice and help make people’s dreams of home ownership come true.

Bluestone Mortgages Director of Sales and Marketing Reece Beddall said: We are delighted to welcome Chris to the team. He brings with him extensive experience in the mortgage industry and has a solid background in managing brokerage relationships, which will be invaluable as we seek to broaden our proposition.

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