Credit broker John Charcol has appointed Matthew Jackson as its new Head of Sales. Jackson joins from Niche Finance Group where he was Senior Associate Director responsible for managing a team with an annual turnover of £9m.

Previously he has worked at Countrywide Mortgage Services and Connells Group. In his new role at John Charcol, Jackson will contribute to the overall growth of the company by helping increase conversion and cross-sale capability. He will be working across the specialist residential and buy-to-let teams.

John Charcol Chief Executive Mark Fleet says: “Matthew is another key appointment as we continue to enhance our business development capability.”