Cockerill appointed Nationwide RSM East

Before joining Nationwide in 2008 he spent five years as an account manager for Mortgage Advice Bureau and prior to that he worked for Bradford & Bingley for six years in various roles including advising as a mortgage broker and working in training and development and sales management.

He has been involved in the mortgage world for 17 years.

Ian Andrew, managing director for group intermediary sales at Nationwide, said: “Simon has been with us since the launch of Nationwide for Intermediaries in 2008. He has been one of our top performers during this period and his appointment as RSM East further strengthens our existing senior management team.”