Meet The Team

Legal and General Mortgage Club Team

As the largest mortgage Club in the UK, We have to ensure we have a highly efficient team to ensure the smooth running of our Club.  Keep reading to find out a little bit about who we are and what we all do….

Jeremy Duncombe, Director, L&G Mortgage Club.
I am responsible for the day to day running of L&G Mortgage Club, including managing our great team, working with our lender partners, key intermediary firms and dealing with our external media and events profile.

My role is to ensure that we deliver the best possible proposition for everyone who uses Mortgage Club, whilst ensuring the quantity and quality of business that our lenders need.

E: T: 07803 455061
Follow Jeremy on Twitter: @JeremyDuncombe

Danny Belton, Head Of Lender Relationships

My role is to manage the lender relationships within the L&G Mortgage Club, working together to drive activity around products and distribution which ultimately results in growth in quality and lending volumes.

E:   T: 07799 838849


Craig Hall, New Build & Development Manager

As New Build Manager for the Legal & General Mortgage Club, I am responsible for the delivery and ongoing development of the new build proposition and relationship management of our specialist broker firms, builder and lender partners - with the aim of delivering of a more sustainable new build mortgage market (including Affordable Housing). In addition, I look after key account relationships in my geographical region: Scotland, South Wales and South West. 

E: craig.hall@landg.comT: 07738 696012 

Paul Hopton, Relationship & Development Manager

I manage numerous Key Account relationships within the Mortgage club in the North East & North West, whilst seeking to develop new relationships. A primary aim of my role is to ensure that the L&G Mortgage Club offering

and its benefits are fully promoted to the adviser community, so that we continue to add value to our member firms. I also work very closely with other areas of the business to maximise our potential.

E:   T: 07738 375516

Marie Catch, Relationship & Development Manager

I manage numerous Key Account relationships which include a mixture of large IFAs and mortgage broker firms in London, South East, Midlands and North Wales. I ensure our Mortgage Club offering is tailored to their strategic focus, adding value to increase both mortgage and protection business volumes.  In addition, I am responsible for the Mortgage Club’s propositions for Buy to Let, Equity Release and a Mortgage Advice Service. 

E:   T: 07738 696121

Sally O’neill, Mortgage Lending Analyst

My role as a Mortgage Lending Analyst is varied but the prime duties are to ensure, by research and analytical data gathering, that the panel of lenders we promote to our brokers are representative of whole of market as defined by the regulator. 

Part of my role is to work closely with lenders on the panel to look at trends within the Club and to help shape innovation and exclusive products for the Mortgage Club members.  By building and maintaining relationships with both lenders and brokers the Club has been able to launch new lenders and exciting new exclusive products on to the panel which are available exclusively to the members. 

E: sally.o’   T:  07809 501436

Jodie White, Manager, Mortgage Support Services
I am the Manager of Mortgage Support Services Team. On a daily basis my team and I work to support our advisors in all aspects of the Legal & General Mortgage Club including placing difficult or unusual cases. My role also includes meeting with lenders making sure that we are up to date with any criteria changes and also that we are fully aware of their products and services.

Before you say 'no' to a customer, call the team on 01226 230504 we would be delighted to help support you with all elements of your mortgage Business,

Click here for further details of my team and how they can help. 

E:   T: 07471149212

Sarah Persad, Development & Relationship Assistant

My role is to ensure Mortgage Club is provided with the management information and support in order to drive business from our Mortgage Club members.

I am responsible for the Mortgage Club email distribution lists and daily communications, along with ensuring our website is clear and adding value.

E: T: 07918 175653 

Catrin Williams, Agency Payments Team Manager

I manage the team responsible for reconciling and processing the 23,000 monthly procuration fees made through the Mortgage Club as well as the registration of all new advisers.

My team and I work closely with the Lenders to address any issues in order to ensure payment is made promptly and accurately. 

E:  T: 0370 900 5010

David Paterson, Technology Manager

As Mortgage Club Technology Manager, I am responsible for analysis and feasibility of existing (and future) technology applications, business proposals and projects. Working closely with mortgage sourcing and point of sale providers to ensure technology is well represented and provide technology assistance for accounts, with their  integration and development needs.

E: T: 07979 533029