Tony Williams has been appointed as head of compliance at Trustguard, the Cardiff based mortgage packager and network.
Williams was previously at Trigold and Abbey.
His role will be to oversee Trustguards appointed representative network and compliance services for directly authorised firms, in addition to Trustguards own internal compliance infra-structure.
He takes over from Nick Battersby who, having set up the structure of Trustguards AR network and internal compliance function, is to leave the company to join RAMP.
Williams says: “Trustguard is a highly respected player in the mortgage packaging industry, and Im confident that we can be just as successful in the crucial areas of compliance and regulation”.
Trustguard chief executive David Cole says: “Our recent FSA inspection showed that we have the right structure and procedures in place, both internally and for our ARs. We are confident that we are well placed to take advantage of the opportunities that lie ahead.