Sesame Bankhall Group announces senior management changes

→ Sesame Bankhall Group (SBG) today announces that Mark Graves, Managing Director at Sesame Network and PMS Mortgage Club, is leaving the business.

Two new roles have been created – Director, Sesame and Director, PMS – with responsibility for driving forward business development and adviser support for its network and mortgage club members. Details of these two new appointments will be announced in the near future.   

A number of additional changes to roles and reporting lines are also announced today: 

• Jane Benjamin moves from Head of Relationship Management to Director, Mortgages. 
• Jeff Woods moves from Business Development Director to Campaigns & Propositions Director.  
• Lauren Bagley moves from Marketing Manager to Head of Business Development.   

Jane, Jeff and Lauren will report into Martin Schultheiss, who took on a wider remit in May this year in his new role as SBG’s Chief Operating Officer. Reporting into Executive Chairman, John Cowan, Martin has group-wide responsibility for strategy, operations, IT, HR, commercial and proposition development.    

John Cowan, Executive Chairman at SBG, said:
“Our group has made significant progress in recent years and, on behalf of everyone at SBG, I would like to thank Mark for his important contribution and wish him well for the future. I’m also pleased to see Jane, Jeff and Lauren take-up their new roles at 
SBG, and I’m sure they will all continue to go from strength to strength. SBG has a strong and talented management team to take the business forward. We are committed to leveraging the strengths of our group and investing further, to ensure our advisory brands continue to evolve in a rapidly changing market, and help our members build successful customer-focused businesses.”   

Mark Graves, added:
“I have thoroughly enjoyed my time with SBG and the opportunity I’ve had to help re-energise two of our industry’s leading advisory brands. I’m proud to be leaving the business in safe hands and good shape, with market-leading adviser propositions backed by an excellent team of people, who are committed to delivering a great service to advisory firms.” 

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Sesame Bankhall Group Limited, company number 3573352. Sesame Limited, company number 2844161. Sesame Services Limited, company number 2338540. Bankhall Support Services Limited, company number 2785381. Sesame General Insurance Services Limited, company number 01902998. Premier Mortgage Service Limited, company number 05011650. Each company is registered in England & Wales with a registered office at Pixham End, Dorking, Surrey, RH4 1QA. Bankhall Support Services Limited and Sesame Limited are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Sesame General Insurance Services Limited and Premier Mortgage Service Limited are appointed representatives of Sesame Limited.