Scaling for Success; introducing 3 key additions to the team

SDKA is thrilled to announce the appointment of two seasoned underwriters, Jon Reed and Sarah Cropper, along with Portfolio Manager Paul Gammond, following a period of growth. With their extensive experience in the finance sector, they bring invaluable knowledge to our team.

Jon has amassed a deep understanding of bridging over his extensive career in financial services, having served clients in need of commercial, development, and bridging finance. Sarah, a returning member of the original SDKA team, has flourished in various financial roles including Portfolio Manager, Underwriter, Loan Operations Manager, and Regional Development Manager.

Paul brings an abundance of expertise and technical knowledge to his new position. His role is about building relationships, fostering trust, and exceeding expectations at every touchpoint while overseeing the servicing of loans.

Paul will collaborate closely with the broader team, assuming accountability for efficiently overseeing the relationship between SDKA and its clients.

Jon and Sarah will have the responsibility of not only working closely with brokers and clients but also coordinating with professionals such as surveyors and legal teams to streamline the completion process ensuring SDKA maintain their exceptional service levels through prompt and effective decision-making by the team.

Collectively these new appointments come at a crucial time as SDKA continues to expand its loan book and enhance its service offerings. Their dedication to providing unparalleled customer service will undoubtedly contribute to the company’s continued success.

SDKA maintains its unwavering commitment to prioritising customer service, ensuring that every team member possesses a passion for delivering great service and exceeding expectations.

Kunal Mehta, Managing Director at SDKA, said “I am thrilled about the recent appointments that we have made at SDKA, we haven’t just welcomed seasoned professionals, but also individuals who are genuinely committed to achieving results, a value that resonates perfectly with SDKA’s core principles. With Paul, Sarah and Jon joining, we’re stronger than ever and ready to embrace the influx of deals ahead.”

SDKA are well on track to achieve, and likely exceed this year’s targets.