Alan Stables started work in financial services straight from school when he joined the Halifax, it was a great learning process working with fantastic experienced colleagues and gaining a knowledge of all areas of financial services including mortgage advising. At the age of 23 Alan left to take up a role as branch manager of the Woolwich (which became Barclays) after setting up a successful team locally which topped the national standings he was promoted to various Area manager roles and when he left in 2010 he had reached the level of Area Performance Manager for Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Danestone Mortgage Financial Services was set up, named after the area in Aberdeen where Alan and his family live. The company was set up with a view to providing excellent service to customers of all backgrounds and ages with a view to building long term relationships and growing by customer recommendations. Things have moved on quickly and we now have a fantastic team of 8 and we’re always looking to grow further. Currently our advisors are based in Scotland and the North of England, the whole team are motivated by meeting and exceeding customers’ expectations. Contact Alan on 07979854110 or email@example.com or visit Alan Stables at LinkedIn
Louise Teare began her financial career in 1986, starting as a cashier she worked her way up through the ranks. During her banking career she undertook various roles including: underwriter, branch manager, area manager and also head of the local mortgage processing department. She left the bank to have her children and as her favourite role was as mortgage advisor and armed with a passion for customer service Lou decided to utilise her skills at Danestone and is now based from home.
Contact Lou on 07884188749 or firstname.lastname@example.org visit Louise Teare at LinkedIn
Jazz has over 23 years experience in the finance and professional services sectors. Working with brands like Barclays/Woolwich, HBoS, Bristol & West Investments. Jazz has been helping individuals and corporates obtain the best lending and protection solutions through whole of market offering. Contact Jazz on 07778033107 or email email@example.com or visit Jasvinder Jhumat at LinkedIn
Jeffrey Thompson began his career in financial services in 1990 as a call centre advisor for what was Girobank. He then worked through several roles and eventually left the bank and his role as a business call centre manager when the company was taken over by Abbey National. He then worked for Barclays in various roles from customer advisor, branch manager to premier relationship manager. It was in Jeff’s last role as premier manager that Jeff got his mortgage qualifications. Jeff loved helping clients to get on the property ladder, buy their dream home, but also to help clients protect themselves for life’s bumpy road. It was this satisfaction in helping clients in this way that Jeff decided to join Danestone in January 2016. You can contact Jeff on 07821 932 543 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit Jeff Thompson at LinkedIn
Sarah Forde started her career in financial Services when she joined the Woolwich in 1999. It was during this time that she met Alan and gained a good working relationship while being part of his team. Sarah then moved to The Royal Bank of Scotland and during her 15 years at RBS undertook various roles including: Customer Adviser, Personal Mortgage Adviser and Portfolio Team Leader. She took a short break from being a mortgage adviser to gain some line manager experience but always knew she would return to the job she loved doing. She receives great satisfaction in helping clients get on the property ladder and making sure they continue to get the best deal and service.
Thanks to social media Sarah was able to get back in contact with Alan after many years and decided to join the team at Danestone Mortgage and Financial Services. Contact Sarah on 07818598637 or email@example.com or visit Sarah Forde at LinkedIn
Roy McLennan is our most experienced advisor, gaining expertise in the financial services industry since joining in 1985. He has previously worked for Royal London, Endsleigh and Scottish amicable in a number of roles before making the move to join Danestone. Roy has built up a large amount of loyal customers who receive an excellent service from a very knowledgeable mortgage and insurance expert. Roy can be contacted on 07714340375.
Tracy has over 15 years’ experience in Financial Services, starting her career as a cashier at the Yorkshire Building Society. Over the years, Tracy has undertaken several roles including; Mortgage Adviser, Branch Manager, Mortgage Development Coach and Sales Trainer. Tracy left the Building Society to focus on bringing up her young family but continues to utilise her passion for helping people with their mortgage and protection needs at Danestone working from home. Contact Tracy on 07588 190795 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Nathan Lamb first joined the financial world with the Royal Bank of Scotland as a fresh faced 17 year old. Over the next 16 years he covered a variety of roles before taking up his role as a Financial Planner. In 2006 he left to join the Clydesdale Bank and spent the next 10 years in Private Banking.
Following a restructure in 2017 he took the opportunity to leave the Bank and broaden his experience by joining a local HR company as their Business Development Manager. After an enjoyable 12 months Nathan decided to return to his financial services roots with Danestone.
Nathan has always prided himself on delivering a first class service and building strong relationships with his customers. Nathan can be contacted on 07548 169495 or by email on
email@example.com or visit Nathan Lamb at LinkedIn
Nicola Tarbitt started her banking career in 1987 and worked her way through various roles within NatWest. In 2001 she left banking to raise her 2 children and since has been doing part time and volunteer work. In January 2016 Nicola became the administrator for Danestone Mortgage & Financial Services and using her experience and organisational skills she keeps the advisors on their toes! Nicola is passionate about customer service and maintains an ongoing relationship with existing customers and communicates with the advisors to ensure the best service has been offered. You can contact Nicola on 07890328258 or email firstname.lastname@example.org