Rosemount appoints Contractor Financial as appointed representative

Rosemount Financial Solutions (IFA), the independent mortgage and protection network, has announced the appointment of Contractor Financial Limited as an appointed representative (AR).

Contractor Financial was established by Billie Davoile and Jo Elwell in order to provide impartial and tailored financial advice to contractors and self-employed individuals.

Davoile was previously a mortgage adviser at Brookson Financial, before setting up her own advice business BD Financial in 2023.

Elwell worked as director of financial services at Brookson Financial before partnering with Davoile to launch Contractor Financial Limited.

Jo Elwell, Director at Contractor Financial, said: “With over twenty-five years of combined experience, we have developed a deep understanding of the financial challenges and pitfalls contractors experience. We have launched Contractor Financial to ensure that contractors have access to the best mortgage rates, employee benefits, pension options, and legal services without facing discrimination due to their unique employment structure.

“We are excited to work with Rosemount Financial Solutions (IFA) Ltd as our chosen network. Their independent, whole of market proposition across mortgages, protection and wealth aligns with our core values, alongside the bespoke support offered in order to help us grow the business. The personal touch and family ethos from Ahmed and the Rosemount team was a determining factor in our decision.”

Ahmed Bawa, CEO of Rosemount Financial Solutions (IFA) Ltd, commented:

“We are thrilled to welcome Contractor Financial to Rosemount Financial Solutions. Contractors and the self-employed can face real challenges in securing the right financial products, which is why expert advice is so important for them.

“Billie and Jo have terrific experience supporting these borrowers, and the fact that they have chosen to establish the business as an AR of Rosemount is really encouraging. As a network we put a lot of work into ensuring that our members have the support they need to deliver the best possible experience to their clients, whether they are start-up or an established advice firm.”