Laura Lamb – Advisor

Laura Lamb is the director of the company and one of our advisors. Laura has spent over 15 years in the mortgage industry, working in compliance, banking and estate agency. Laura’s background and wealth of experience means that she is skilled at finding the best lenders to fit the more complex lending requirements of clients.

When Laura isn’t at the office she enjoys spending time with her young family and trying new creative hobbies.

Neil Barrett – Advisor

Neil Barrett is one of our advisers. He is very knowledgeable and has over 30 years’ experience in the finance industry with over 18 years as a Mortgage Broker. Neil has been advising clients of the Mortgage Company for over 7 years. Neil especially enjoys helping first time buyers navigate there way through to buying their first home. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf and watching football.

Julie French – Advisor

Julie French is a Mortgage and Protection Adviser. Julie has spent over 12 years advising clients across Oxfordshire and recently joined the company from a corporate estate agency. Julies real passion is helping clients to achieve their purchasing goals.

Julie enjoys swimming and spending time with her young family.

Gary Hooper - Advisor

Gary Hooper is our Protection and Insurance Specialist. Gary has a wealth of experience in the Finance Industry having spent over 30 years in various roles advising clients on a wide range of insurance products. Gary has worked closely with Laura and The Mortgage Company for many years and is delighted to now be joining the team.

Gary is a “born again” runner and can be found every weekend pounding the streets of Oxfordshire training for his next half marathon.

Emma Skinner - Office Manager

Emma Skinner joined The Mortgage Company 3 years ago. Emma is our Office Manager and Laura Lambs assistant, she prides herself on being organised and enjoys being part of the team. Emma has worked in the travel, insurance and financial services industries previously and has experiance with HR and all aspects of administration.

Emma enjoys running around after her two young boys and has recently found a new love of gardening.

Jane Seaman - Compliance Administrator

Jane Seaman has over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Jane has a wealth of knowledge and experience especially when it comes to all things compliance. She spends a lot of her time keeping up to date with the ever changing lender criteria and FCA rules. Jane has been with The Mortgage Company for 9 years. Working for the mortgage company led to Jane finding her significant other in the form of our loyal postie!

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her partner, reading, visiting museums and going to the cinema.

Laura Calley - Mortgage Administrator

Laura Calley has been with The Mortgage Company for over 2 years. Laura’s main responsibility is progressing our mortgage chasing which means Laura spends most of her day on the phone with lenders and clients. She has a passion for processes and a methodical approach to all tasks, since joining the company Laura has introduced new processes and systems to help make our clients lives easier.

In her spare time Laura likes to go to the cinema, spend time with her friends and family and she enjoys baking. Laura’s favourite place to visit is New York.

Maria Jervis - Receptionist

Maria Jervis is our front of house receptionist. Maria is always ready to greet clients with a welcoming smile and a cappuccino. Maria spends a lot of her day speaking with clients, arranging meetings for our advisers and inputting client data into our systems. Maria joined us straight out of school as an apprentice and has since progressed to do her level 3 qualification.

Maria enjoys shopping but her real love is her family and friends.