MEET THE BLACK BOOK TEAM

Black Book’s senior team have over 100 years combined experience in delivering financial solutions, in volume, for both Intermediaries and Consumers directly.

Michael Clapper – Executive Chairman

Formerly Founder & CEO at Enterprise Group – which was one of the UK’s largest mortgage & loan services providers to brokers & networks, and a Sunday Times ‘Fast Track 100’ business in 2007. Voted  ‘Business Leader of The Year – Packager’ at the British Mortgage Awards in 2008.  Highly successful track record in founding, running & selling multiple businesses across a range of sectors.

Email: michael@blackbookfinance.co.uk

Meir Plancey – Managing Director

Co-founder at multi-award-winning broker firm First Union Mortgages – one of the UK’s leading mortgage & loan brokers, advising & arranging mortgages & loans directly for consumers for over 20 years. Extensive experience managing & operating multiple successful businesses.

Email: meir@blackbookfinance.co.uk

Jo Dempsey – Chief Operating Officer

Formerly Chief Operating Officer at Enterprise Group, which was one of the UK’s largest mortgages & loans service providers to brokers & networks, and a Sunday Times ‘Fast Track 100’ business in 2007.  Extensive experience managing operations, systems, risk & controls across multiple businesses.

Email: jo@blackbookfinance.co.uk

Adam Brand – Sales Operations Director

Co-founder at multi-award-winning broker firm First Union Mortgages – one of the UK’s leading mortgage and loan brokers, advising & arranging mortgages & loans directly for consumers for over 20 years. Extensive experience managing sales and operations functions.  Previously Senior Underwriting Manager at GE Money.

Email: adam@blackbookfinance.co.uk

Martin Kemp – Head of Commercial & Development

Over 30 years’ experience in Financial Services, including the Stock and Money Markets.  Martin began working in mortgages in 1997 and has since worked for Charcol, Towry Law and Hamptons International, where he became Director of International Finance. For the past 10 years he has focused exclusively on specialist bridging, commercial and development finance, and built a vast network of close relationships within High Street Banks, Specialist lenders, Private Banks, Insurance funds, Investors and Family Offices.

Email: martin@blackbookfinance.co.uk

Mick Bradley – National Sales Manager

Mick has a long and varied history within the mortgage industry . After senior roles in the Building Society sector, he became Head of Sales at Preferred Mortgages, helping drive sales to record numbers. He was also member of the senior team who brought the lender Advantage (Morgan Stanley) to the market so successfully. Prior to joining Black Book, he had worked within major Intermediary networks and also the directly authorised sector.

Email: mick@blackbookfinance.co.uk

Black Book Finance Ltd is an Appointed Representative (FRN: 758372) of First Union Mortgages Ltd, who are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) No: 300591