Julian Hynd/Chetwood Financial
Chetwood Financial appoints former Shawbrook Bank exec as COO
Julian Hynd will help bring Chetwood’s new specialist mortgage lender “ModaMortgages” to market later this year
Chetwood Financial has appointed Julian Hynd as its new chief operating officer.
Bringing more than 30 years’ experience in financial services to the role, Hynd joins Chetwood from Redwood Bank, where he served as chief commercial officer for a year and a half.
Prior to that, Hynd was chief operating officer at Shawbrook Bank, leading the operational and digital transformation of the bank through covid.
“[Chetwood’s] goal is to deliver exceptional products and services to help people financially – and it’s one I wholeheartedly believe in,” Hynd said.
“I’m excited to play my part in ensuring we achieve that goal from an operations perspective.”
In his new role at Chetwood, Hynd will lead the company’s strategy, as well as bring its new specialist, broker-only buy-to-let mortgage proposition “ModaMortgages” to market later this year.
“[Hynd] joins at a dynamic time for Chetwood, with exciting projects in the pipeline for the coming year, not least the launch of ModaMortgages,” Chetwood founder and CEO Andy Mielczarek said.
“Julian’s experience and expertise when it comes to operations in the financial spaces will no doubt prove extremely valuable in helping Chetwood achieve its ambitious plans for 2024 and beyond.”