Bridging Finance Solutions (BFS) has appointed Damian Davies (pictured) as business development manager in the North West.

Davies has worked as an independent broker, as well as with RBS for almost 20 years, where he was named, ‘Top Business Relations Manager’, and particularly focused on working with small to medium enterprises.

Davies said: “I’ve worked within the property finance market for over 30 years under several different roles, giving me wide ranging experience in multiple areas, all of which is relevant to this new position.

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“Whilst this move presents a fresh challenge, its one I’m extremely excited and confident about.”

He continued: “I’m looking forward to working with my existing contacts, whilst forging new relationships, and discussing ways in which bridging and development finance can be used for different projects.

“BFS is a brilliant and aspirational firm which retains a boutique, friendly and personal approach, in spite of its ongoing growth, expansion and diversification – I’m really pleased to be making the move.”

John Hardman, head of sales at Bridging Finance Solutions, added: “We believe Damian to be the perfect fit for our team with a strong and clear understanding of the market place and bridging in particular.

“We look forward to welcoming him as we continue to grow, capturing a buoyant North West market place.”