Press Release: Hope Capital appoints new Senior Development Underwriter

28 Oct 2021


by Gary Bailey

Specialist short-term lender, Hope Capital has bolstered its underwriting team by welcoming Jon Reed as Senior Development Underwriter.


Jon joins Hope Capital after working in the finance industry for over 20 years, with a specific focus on bridging and development finance in more recently. He has previously gained wide experience of the underwriting process in the specialist lending market in a variety of roles.


In his new position, Jon will be responsible for underwriting and completing case volumes, as well as supporting the Hope Capital team as the business looks to enter a new lending space.


Jon Reed, Senior Development Underwriter at Hope Capital, commented: “This is a brilliant opportunity for me to use my previous experience to help contribute to Hope Capital’s continued success. Speed and efficiency are key when it comes to bridging and I’m excited to be part of a company that recognises this, as well as one which places product innovation and service excellence at the forefront of everything they do.”


Jon joins Hope Capital just after the firm has celebrated reaching 10 years in business. Planning ahead for its ambitious future, Hope Capital is currently looking to onboard a wave of new appointments at all levels of the business. Further information can be found on Hope Capital’s careers page.


Gary Bailey, Managing Director of Hope Capital, added:

“We are thrilled to have been able to appoint Jon as Senior Development Underwriter and are looking forward to seeing his Hope Capital journey unfold. This is a really exciting time for Hope Capital and by Jon joining us, we are better positioned to take on increased business volumes.”


Hope Capital is dedicated to providing excellent service and support to brokers and their clients from initial enquiry through to completion. For the latest updates from Hope Capital, including job announcements, follow the firm on Twitter and LinkedIn.


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Gary Bailey

Gary is responsible for influencing and implementing the strategy of the business and embedding the company’s values. Managing the day-to-day operations of Hope Capital, promoting expansion and innovation to achieve its growth ambitions.

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