Meet the team

Who Gets the deal done

Executive Management

Jonathan Sealey

Chief Executive Officer

Steve Sealey


Gary Bailey

Managing Director

Kate Cowan

Finance Director

Senior Management

Roz Cawood

Director of Sales

Laura Carr

Head of Underwriting

Jemma Wood

Head of Portfolio Management

Sarah Butler

Marketing & Product Manager

Pauline O’Gorman

HR & Office Manager


Roz Cawood

Director of Sales

Debbie Range

BDM North & Scotland

Sam Lea

BDM Central

Charlie Gregory

BDM South & London

Kim Parker

Business Development Executive

David Weir

Business Development Executive

Tom Gerrard

Business Development Executive


Laura Carr

Head of Underwriting

Jonathan Britstone

Operations Manager

Mike Watson

Senior Underwriter

Jon Reed

Senior Development Underwriter

Sam Wilson


Andrew Bate


Ryan Peers


Elizabeth Prothero


Portfolio Management

Jemma Wood

Head of Portfolio Management

Christy Alokan

Portfolio Case Manager

Declan Jopson

Portfolio Coordinator


Sarah Butler

Marketing & Product Manager

Emily Crowe

Marketing & PR Executive

Kevin Broughton

Graphic & Web Designer

Business Support

Charlotte Holt

Finance Coordinator

Each member of the Hope Capital team plays their part in ensuring that every broker and borrower receives a service that is quick, flexible, specialist and transparent. Our values of collaborative working and clear communication are embodied by every member of staff and reflected in the testimonials from both our team and our customers.

“My vision for Hope Capital is to be the lender that delivers. Our aim is to provide the level of service that makes brokers and their clients want to come back again and again for all their bridging finance needs.”

Jonathan Sealey, CEO

“I don’t want Hope Capital to be the biggest lender in the business... just the best!”

Steve Sealey, Chairman

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Where we live

We have new, state of the art offices with the room to accommodate the rapid, ongoing growth of our team. Come and visit us to say hello…