Get to know Costas Arpapi, BDM at Lendhub for five years, in this five minute interview by editor Tony Sanchez at Bridging Loan Directory.
What is the best thing about being in the bridging and development finance business?
Every day is different in an everchanging market with complex and time sensitive enquiries challenging us.
All the team at Lendhub are focused to ensure we meet the deadlines we are faced with and structuring loans to assist our borrowers.
What keeps you focused?
Ensuring we maintain great relationships with our partners and introducers.
What qualities do you look for in your employees or colleagues?
Teamwork is the key to success, ensuring all the relevant parties are kept up to date all the time and working with a ‘can do’ attitude.
Are you an optimist or a pessimist?
Definitely an optimist.
What did you want to be as a child?
A good and honest person being true to myself.
What will be the greatest challenge facing the bridging and development finance industry in the coming months?
The industry is seeing lenders cutting interest rates to levels never seen before. Relationships will be a key factor where introducers are confident lenders will deliver.
Who or what makes you laugh?
Do you dread Monday mornings?
No, waking up to a new day is always exciting.
If you could change one thing about yourself, what would it be?
Maybe that’s a question for those who know me.
With whom would you most like to have dinner?
Our creator. So many questions to ask.