Direct appoints BDM

Richard, 31, joins after several years experience in the financial services sector and comes from a commercial and bridging finance background. He has also worked for a specialist lender. Richard joins a team of four BDMs covering England and Wales.

Sales director Alex Knaggs said: “We’re delighted Richard has joined Direct. He adds to our experienced team and we’re sure he will be successful in introducing our packaging service to a broad spectrum of advisors.”