L&E in MBO

Christopher Taylor commented: "In the challenges of the current times, APRIL wants to focus on its core businesses and its traditional wholesale brokerage model. L&E does not sit logically within this model and so the timing was right for our businesses to part amicably."

Christopher joined London & European ten years ago. He has been a member of its Board for the past seven years and was appointed CEO in January 2006. With almost 20 years' experience of the UK financial services industry, he is an acknowledged authority on the UK mortgage market.