About Prospero Finance

At Prospero Finance we will always ensure that we keep you fully updated at every stage of the deal and its progress. We complete all of the liaising between accountants, IFA’s, solicitors and all relevant parties to ensure the deal is carried out efficiently without any unnecessary delays. This gives you the freedom to carry on running your business with the peace of mind that we will be brokering the best deal for you and your business.

When you contact us we will discuss your requirements and listen carefully to understand exactly how we can help you to achieve what you are looking for. We will then present your deal in the most attractive package to the appropriate lenders with all of the fitting material. Our meticulous attention to detail at these early stages allows us to source the most competitive rates and negotiate the best deal quickly. 

Why use Prospero Finance?

As independent brokers we are impartial and the advice we provide is not bias to particular lenders. We will therefore always find the best rate that is best suited to your business, something that you may not receive by approaching a high street bank. Our scrupulous attention to detail means we will not only guide you through every part of the process but we will also chase documents and all relevant parties to minimise delays. If you think Prospero Finance are the right commercial finance brokers for you then contact us today and speak to one of our experts or fill out our online enquiry form and we will be in touch shortly.

Meet the team

Martin Smedley


About Martin

Martin has over 30 years of knowledge and experience in arranging all kinds of finance, whether it is a complicated bridging finance deal or a development finance for a new project. Martin is well known on the property seminar circuit and regularly presents at many events each month.

James Relph


About James

James has over 20 years working in the financial services industry. He has built up an excellent reputation with his clients, many of whom have dealt with him for years. 

Ross Fuoco

New Account Executive

About Ross

Ross started working in the mortgage and lending industry from a young age. He has gained an enviable level of knowledge over the past 20 years.

James Rogers

Business Development Manager

About James

James joined us at the start of 2022 to help broaden our coverage across the Midlands and the North of England. James is a regular on the property events circuits and speaks at many of these events. James has developed a number of properties himself and so is ideally placed to understand any concerns from our clients perspective.

Iain Watts

Senior Mortgage & Protection Adviser

About Iain

Iain brings a wealth of knowledge across Financial Services having started his career at Nationwide giving Mortgage and Protection advice. He has also worked at various lenders and providers and has expanded his knowledge in helping Employers protect their staff and businesses. He now brings that expertise to Prospero to be able to offer clients a variety of advice to suit their needs.

Dene Ashworth

Mortgage & Protection Adviser

About Dene

Dene joined us in 2022 to help expand our residential and protection offerings. He is a regulated mortgage adviser with a wealth of knowledge on residential and buy to let mortgages.

Imogene Madsen


About Imogene

Imogene has experience as an administrator in the property industry, having worked in an estate agency for many years. She now brings that knowledge to Prospero Finance to help with the administration of new enquiries. She is often the first port of call for our new clients.

Sarah Broadfield


About Sarah

Sarah joined the team in 2021 as an administrator in the processing team. She most recently worked in a school, however prior to her having children, Sarah worked as a mortgage administrator.

Liz Pleasant

Office Manager

About Liz

Liz has a wealth of experience as an administrator in the property and mortgage arena. She runs the office in a very efficient and professional manner.