Meet the Team

Lou Potts


Aside from qualifying from Law School with a LLB (Hons) Law Degree and Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice our Managing Director and resident Estate Planning Consultant Lou has also worked at Director level in the financial services industry for several years. Lou's combined experience in the legal and financial sector have positioned her well to enable her to manage an FCA regulated business as well as provide Wills and Estate Planning advice to our clients.

In Lou's spare time she likes to spend time with her Husband, Stepdaughter and our office dog Minnie! Lou is a Sunderland AFC ticket holder, an avid Disney fan and loves nothing more than people watching in a coffee shop, interior designing her home or meeting friends for food and drinks!

Dean Lowdon


Our Mortgage and Protection Director, Dean Lowdon, has over 15 years' experience in the financial services sector. Dean began his financial services career at Northern Rock, followed by over a decade's employment at Nationwide Building Society. Dean then moved to focus on more regional brokerage roles gradually progressing to Director level. Alongside advising clients Dean also manages our team of Consultants and is responsible for all the compliance for the firm.

In his spare time Dean likes to spend time with his wife and 2 daughters, they especially enjoying camping trips and spending time outdoors. Dean is a keen cyclist and is attempting to take up golf! Dean is an avid Newcastle United fan and enjoys spending time with his family friends socializing

Jacob Wreathall-May


Gaining invaluable Mortgage and Protection experience over the past three years, Jacob joined ABR Mortgages in March 2021. Jacob's aim is to provide a stress free, professional experience when working with clients in order to reach the best possible outcome. Having completed over 1,000 mortgages Jacob is adaptable and resilient to any circumstance giving his clients the upmost confidence.

In Jacob's spare time he enjoys playing football, golf, going to the gym and walking his dog in the Northumberland countryside.

Kyle Etherington


After graduating from University, Kyle discovered his passion for the Financial Services industry, and has since gone on to develop a career as a Senior Mortgage and Protection Advisor. His wealth of experience in the industry, enables him to offer a wide variety of services to his clients, and solve all of your mortgage worries! Whether you are a first-time buyer looking to get on the property ladder, or an investor who wishes to add further properties to your portfolio, Kyle can be at your side at every step.

When he isn't discussing interest rates and all things finance, you will probably find Kyle on the golf course, chasing his first hole in one, or cheering on the Toon army at St James' Park. He loves unwinding by going for walks along the North East coastline with his Partner Lucy, and their dog Alan.