The Brokerplan Team
The Brokerplan Management Team comprises some exceptional talent and business experience , all fully committed to providing Mentorship and ongoing Support to Brokerplan Business Owners and Partners.
Geoff Wilson - Brokerplan Managing Partner
Geoff has over 25 years business experience working at a senior level in the Telecommunications, IT and general business environment. Prior to founding the Business in 2004 Geoff was European MD for US Technology group iPass Inc. and prior to that held Senior Management roles with Global One, BT and GEC.
Since the mid 90's Geoff has successfully completed a number of high value residential Property Development projects and brings significant knowledge to the underwriting of such projects. Interests away from work include photography, ecology based travel, natural history and all sports.
John Dallas - Business Development Manager
John is a retired Army officer, and also has many years Senior Business Management experience.
For the past 14 years has been directly involved in the Commercial Finance environment both as a property investor and also Professional Trainer and Mentor with Tigrent learning UK. At Tigrent John had responsibility for developing and delivering courses for student investors wishing to acquire and take profit from the commercial property and self-build environment. John brings significant experience to the Brokerplan programme and is a very strong advocate of the maxim “knowledge is power”.
John along with his wife Maureen enjoy good food , travel and anything ' Scottish ' .
David Fine - Brokerplan Business Support Manager
David graduated from University of Manchester with a Bsc Hons degree in Management in 1993. Combining work, and travel with a desire to be immersed and learn from other cultures David has lived and managed businesses in Hong Kong and Europe, speaking fluent Spanish, basic Japanese, French and Hebrew.
David previously worked in a Commercial Role for HSBC as well as a number of private finance businesses both in the UK and overseas.
Davids lifelong interest revolves around art, both collecting and painting.
Harry Hoy - Head of Bridging & Property Development Finance
A Londoner by birth Harry is now an adopted Yorkshireman having attended Leeds University and living in Yorkshire for the last 30 years. A Chartered Engineer by profession Harry has worked all over the world on major construction and civil engineering projects. Harry joined the Group at it's inception in 2004 and has an expanding portfolio of clients and partners whom he supports on a broad range of property development and refurbishment projects.
Harry has a passion for travel and regularly visits the game parks of South Africa, he is also a sports fanatic with a particular interest in Golf, Rugby and Football.
Stuart Woodward - Head of Commercial & Business Mortgages
Stuart joined the Brokerplan team in 2006 from the Coors group where he held the position of Facilities Director, a role which saw him manage and then ultimately oversee the disposal of over 3000 Bass Taverns to organisations such as Enterprise and Punch.
Stuart handles the Commercial and Business Mortgage applications for our clients and Partners and offers a wealth of practical business knowledge to anyone running or aspiring to own a business. Away from work interests include golf, fine wines and doting on his grandchildren.
Peter Robinson - Head of Factoring , Trade Finance and Asset Finance
Peter holds the distinction of a career spanning 38 years with Midland Bank / HSBC ultimately working for the Bank as a Senior Manager with responsibility for a high quality portfolio of Factoring and Invoice Discounting clients. Peter brings a vast wealth of business experience to the Brokerplan business initiative and is particularly aware of the very diverse nature of the various Factoring and Asset Finance Companies working in the UK market. Many of whom have individual strengths and niches and Peter is therefore in a very strong position to find the very best deal for our Clients and Partners.
Away from the business Peter enjoys sports and the great outdoors including golf, road running and long distance fell walking.
Ruth Kendrew - Brokerplan Administration Manager
Ruth joined the Company in early 2008 as a general assistant to her fellow Finance Consultants. Qualified in Business Studies Ruth's early career was spent in Market Research with several leading national organisations based in Northern England. Following a career break to start her family Ruth is now responsible for Business Administration support to our Partners and for the packaging and smooth running to completion of all client cases.
Ruth is an accomplished horsewoman and competes regularly on her trusted steed 'Romeo' at local and regional events .
Barry Mead - IT, Systems & Database Manager
A chartered Industrial Chemist by profession Barry has spent much of his working life in such exotic locations as the Bahamas and the America's. Returning to the UK in the mid 90's Barry held a senior apointment in the UK Chemical Industry based in the York area.
Barry joined the Brokerplan team in 2007 and manages all aspects of the company's Administration, IT, Client Database and general smooth running of the office systems. Barry provides IT support to our Brokerplan Partners and is responsible for Partner web site development , e-mail provision and hosting etc.
Barry enjoys travel , cooking , fine wines and tending to his extensive vegetable plot.