Tuesday 5 January 2016

Countrywide plc appoints Scott Burman to its corporate business team

Countrywide plc, the UK’s largest property services group, has appointed Scott Burman as Corporate Relationship Director, effective from 4 January 2016.

Scott joins Countrywide from Lloyds Banking Group where he managed the retail relationship with some of the largest house builders in the UK. Scott is an experienced relationship manager with particular expertise in commercial and business development, and over 14 years’ experience in the finance industry.

Previous roles include Intermediary Mortgage Business Development Manager at Scottish Widows Bank and National Account Manager at Lloyds, managing high value strategic relationships for the Group.

Countrywide plc is the UK’s largest and most successful property services Group and a leading provider of estate agency, lettings, mortgage services, land and new homes, auctions, surveying, conveyancing, corporate property management services and commercial property.

Commenting Scott Burman said:

“I am delighted to be joining Countrywide at the start of a very exciting journey with the Building our future strategy laid out. I'm looking forward to working with the teams at Countrywide to provide new and existing clients with market leading and innovative business opportunities, whist delivering excellent customer care."

Commenting Paul Hunt, Operations Director, Countrywide Corporate Business said:

“Scott will join Sally Young as one of two corporate relationship directors within our corporate business team. Scott’s expertise of the lender, house builder and SME markets will greatly add to the knowledge and experience already within the team and we look forward to welcoming Scott to Countrywide.”