The Leaders Romans Group (LRG) has appointed Sarah Thompson as managing director of financial services.
Thompson joins the company from LSL Property Services, holding the title of managing director of financial services.She began her career as an estate agent from Hampshire in 1988, before joining LSL in 1991.
Prior to this position, Thompson was also a financial consultant and regional sales manager at Aviva, before being appointed head of business development at the insurance company. She rejoined LSL as financial services director in 2001.
Commenting on her appointment, Thompson said: “I’m very excited to be joining the Leaders Romans Group. The company is innovative and entrepreneurial, placing customers at the heart of everything they do.
“I am hoping that with my experience, the team and I can work together to implement more strategic direction, and I look forward to expanding the financial services proposition to help our clients make sound property decisions both in residential sales and lettings.”
Her new role will include assisting the financial services team by “developing their strong relationship” with the Mortgage Advice Bureau and to grow LRG’s Financial Services team, boosting the mortgage advisor population.
Kevin Shaw, managing director of sales for the Leaders Romans Group, added: “We are delighted to be welcoming Sarah on board as LRG continues to grow.
“Our key focus is to offer our customers the very best advice, regardless of their property objectives, so Sarah’s focus to improve the customer journey and overall experience on behalf of the financial services division is pivotal to the development of the business.”