Obtaining property finance cross border into Portugal has many pitfalls. Let our experienced team help you to identify your options and to navigate the often stringent Portuguese banking system. Since 2005 our team, led by John Busby, has gained all the experience and expertise necessary to become one of the leading overseas mortgage brokers in the UK.
John Busby acts as a Director and is based in London from where he is also the voice of Portugal Private Finance in the press. He is regularly quoted across international media and has also appeared on TV as an expert spokesperson. John specialises in Private Banking clients and supervises all large applications.
Holding CEMAP & CERER qualifications Matthieu is Portugal Private Finance’s General Manager and he works hand-in-hand with clients and the banks on a huge variety of mortgage applications. He is an expert in making the overseas mortgage process as simple as possible for his international clients and is known for his scrupulous attention to detail.
Born in France’s smallest department, Romeo travelled during his studies before settling in the world’s #1 financial center. Romeo’s graduated from Adam Smith Business School at Glasgow University with Msc in International Financial Analysis. Most recently, he took a keen interest in technical analysis & risk management.
With a master’s degree in Finance and a diploma in marketing, Nathan is a French native with strong Russian origins. His international background and broad range of skills enables him to quickly decode the sometimes complicated requirements of investors looking to utilise France’s low-rate mortgage market, analyse patterns of demand and shape our marketing and partnerships strategies to our constantly changing market.
Lloyd Hughes is Head of Communications at Portugal Private Finance and is the central point for all outgoing marketing and communications. He is an internationally experienced marketing and communications professional with a background in establishing full-service PR and marketing functions within existing companies. Lloyd also heads up Portugal Private Finance’s press and research teams, which help the media with Portuguese property and finance stories on a daily basis.
With a BA in English and an MSc in Physical Science, Theresa has held key positions within various organisations across the UK. Theresa is a key member of our business and her vast financial knowledge and experience enable her to be one of the rare Financial Directors who actually make finance fun. She is also a published author and has written books for a number of publishers including Arcturus, STS Education and Fourcourt.