recruits trio of new advisers

The company is looking to announce further new hires in the coming months recruits trio of new advisers (LML), a provider of bespoke mortgage advice to high-net-worth individuals, has appointed three new advisers to its broker team to support its expansion plans.

Paul O’Neill joins from John Charcol, where he was a mortgage sales team manager. He has nearly 10 years of experience as a mortgage and protection adviser with roles at a number of banking institutions, including Barclays, Santander, and Royal Bank of Scotland, as well as within the intermediary sector.

Naima Mirza was recruited from Habito, where she was a mortgage adviser. She has nearly six years of experience working with a variety of clients, in particular high-net-worth individuals, gained through roles with Knight Frank Finance and Dynamo / The Buy-to-Let Business.

The third adviser joining LML is Chris Young, who joins from Trussle Lab Ltd. He was a mortgage team manager, and has specific experience in advising wealthy individuals, managing high net worth portfolios for a number of advisory firms, including Simply Life & Mortgages Ltd and Dynamo / The Buy-to-Let Business. His career spans over 25 years within the financial planning and mortgage advisory industry.

LML said it is currently experiencing a boost in client enquiries for larger mortgages, including both commercial deals and residential loans for luxury properties.  These three latest appointments are part of a wider recruitment drive and follow the appointment of Reshad Rajabally as compliance manager in July. 

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The company added it is currently recruiting for a number of positions to meet increasing demand.

“We have exciting plans in the pipeline for the business which focus on updates to our systems and technology to ensure an even smoother experience for our clients,” Paul Welch, founder and chief executive at, said. “But you can’t underestimate the importance of excellent face-to-face customer service, something that Naima, Chris and Paul all excel at.

“Their ambition to grow and develop professionally, coupled with their desire to always deliver the very highest levels of service for clients, means that they will be the perfect addition to our broker team.”