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First Complete hires ex-Openwork mortgage relationship manager

First Complete has appointed former Openwork mortgage relationship manager Karen Hedges as mortgage manager.

From 1 October, Hedges will manage the mortgage desks for both First Complete and TMA, working alongside LSL’s director of mortgage services for the financial services division David Copland. Hedges will report to sales operation director Toni Smith.

First Complete chief executive Jon Round says: “Karen is real catch and we are very fortunate to have her come to join the team at First Complete. She has extensive experience of the mortgage market and will be a real asset to First Complete, TMA and our adviser members.”

Hedges says: “I am really excited about working for a company that focuses purely on mortgages and protection, as that is where my experience and expertise lies.”

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