Our dedicated team strive to deliver the very best service to each of our clients. At Cornerstone, we prefer a hands-on approach where every client is a priority.

Haydn Thomas

Chief Commercial Officer

Haydn has 25 years’ experience in the SME sector within NatWest & RBS in a wide variety of roles. Haydn is highly skilled in all areas of Commercial Finance with expertise in sectors including Retail, Leisure, Property, Professional Services and Healthcare

Jamie Ringer

Sales Director

Jamie has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the commercial finance sector. Jamie has an aptitude for building lasting relationships with clients.

Ian Pottle

Head of Complex Funding

Customer service has always been a key driver for Ian. His main aim is to help and support Cornerstone Commercial Finance to achieve its targets and ambitions through building a trusting relationship and providing creative, value-adding solutions.

Robert Johnson

Director of Strategic Partnerships

Rob has spent his career in the commercial finance sector supporting businesses in South Wales and across the UK, building strong partnerships and lasting relationships with individual and corporate clients.

Paul Baker

Senior Commercial Manager

Paul has enjoyed an extensive career in the banking and finance sector in London spanning over 30 years, predominantly specialising in commercial and residential investment property lending.

Ken Davies

Development Finance Specialist

With 22 years experience in Financial Services, Ken is Cornerstone Commercial Finance’s Property Development Specialist. With practical experience of working on ground-up development and refurbishments.

Matt Godfrey

Commercial Manager

Matt has over 14 years of Highstreet Bank experience covering both Domestic & International Commercial Finance, as well as, 2.5 years within the Brokering Sector specialising in Bridging, Buy to Let, Commercial and Development finance.

Rob Williams

Commercial Manager

Rob graduated from Cardiff University with a 1st Class Honours Accountancy & Finance and joined the team as a Commercial Manager.

Loui O’Brien

Commercial Manager

After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Business Management, Loui started his career as a Transport Planner on a Graduate Management Programme moving into the role of UK Planning Manager.

Aeres Scourfield

Client Service Manager

Aeres has over 30 years’ experience in High Street Banking, covering Retail, Business and Commercial Finance.

Sharon Preddy

Client Service Manager

Sharon has over 20 years experience in the finance sector within Natwest and RBS, and 12 years with Streamline / Worldpay. A variety of roles, but specialising in business and customer service.

Mel Rowland

Client Service Manager

Mel has over 28 years experience in high street banking, covering retail, customer experience & business banking. Mel has also held Regional roles in operations & process.

Neil Hillard

Client Service Manager

Neil has 34 years of experience in the financial services sector and has held various roles throughout his career. From supporting first-time buyers to clients with commercial and development portfolios, Neil brings a range of valuable expertise to the team.