Gatehouse Bank Expands Its Residential Home Finance Team
LONDON – 15 January 2018:
As part of its expansion, Gatehouse Bank plc is pleased to announce two further appointments.
Umar Ali joins Gatehouse Bank as Head of Home Finance after five years at Al Rayan Bank. Umar will be managing the Residential Home Finance team and brings with him vast experience within the Islamic finance market.
Junaid Sarwar joins Gatehouse Bank as a Business Development Manager – Junaid will be London based and has significant experience of the Islamic finance market having worked for Al Rayan Bank for the past six years. Prior to this, he worked for Santander and Barclays Bank.
Paul Stockwell, Gatehouse Bank’s CCO commented:
“We are delighted to have built a strong team of experienced specialists as we expand into the residential home finance sector.”
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