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Montane Finance: Ian Heesom
Manchester-based boutique independent broker Montane Finance has appointed Ian Heesom as a director as it seeks to expand its offering across the healthcare and hospitality sectors, with refinance or supporting growth through acquisition.
Heesom has experience of the commercial and corporate banking sector. Specialising in financing property and trading operators across the UK, he has more than 30 years’ lending experience, having worked for four banks: Unity Trust Bank, NatWest, The Co-operative Bank and Yorkshire Bank. His experience covers business development and senior lending roles.
Heesom said: “Having worked closely with the Montane team and their clients for many years as a lender, I have direct experience of their commitment to providing high levels of service and maintaining strong client relationships. I am thrilled to be given the opportunity to become part of Montane Group’s future growth plans.’’
Scott Murcott, managing director at Montane Finance added: “I’m incredibly proud of what the team has built and how many businesses we have been able to support since our inception in 2019. I’m driven to ensure that we are constantly improving our offering and following a successful period of growth within the group, we are extremely proud to welcome Ian to the Montane family. His addition to the team heralds a new chapter for the business. Holding a totally unique skillset and reputation, Ian is the consummate professional and will further deliver a market leading level of service and delivery to our growing client base.”