About us

Based in the historical Cathedral Quarter within the heart of Derby, we believe that our passion for making it personal for all our clients sets us apart. We will always provide the highest level of customer service when helping select the right mortgage or the most suitable protection. Our support doesn’t end here, as we will help you every step of the way, handling the whole application process by taking care of all the form filling. We will also keep you updated by communicating – rather than waiting for you to contact us.

We also believe in supporting the community, and recognise that grassroots football clubs play an important role in any local community, helping young people keep fit and healthy as well as assisting in developing sporting talents by bringing people from the local community together. We have been sponsoring Darley Sports since they were formed in 2019 and look forward to continuing our involvement in grassroots sport in the future.

Our journey

We will never forget the journey that has helped us become the award-winning company we are so proud of today. Beginning in 2010 when our doors opened for the first time, to awards and milestones along the way. We are also grateful to our customers for helping us make our journey possible.

Launch our new website

We have improved our online presence, including a range of informative guides, to help customers, with the launch of a new website.

2022

Record year for Oviso

Despite the pandemic, this year has seen Oviso help a record number of clients secure property, taking advantage of the low interest rates and stamp duty holiday.

2021

Oviso celebrates 10 years

Whilst COVID prevented us from inviting guests, we celebrated a decade of helping customers with a virtual staff party!

2020

British Property Awards 'Mortgage Broker in Derby Gold winner'

Oviso Financial Services Limited was the 2019-2020 winner of the Mortgage Broker Award for Derby. The British Property Awards provide mortgage brokers throughout the UK with an invaluable opportunity to compare the service that they offer against the service provided by their local competition.

2019

Derbyshire Business Awards Customer Service Excellence Award

Oviso Financial Services is recognised for our Customer Service Excellence in winning the Derby Telegraph Business Award 2019.

2019

Oviso buys Derby headquarters

Oviso topped off a stellar year by buying its headquarters in Queen Street, the heart of Derby’s prosperous Cathedral Quarter.

2018

Headline sponsor of the Ramathon in Derby

Oviso sponsor the Ramathon half marathon to help raise money for the Alzheimer’s Society and the Derby Mountain Rescue Team.

2014

Cover Excellence customer service award winner

Oviso is the proud winner of the Excellence customer service award.

2013

2013 Health Insurance Awards Winner

2013 Health Insurance Awards winner – Best Protection Intermediary

2013

Protection IFA of the Year Award

2012 winner of the Protection IFA of the Year Award.

2012

Derbyshire's Best winner

Proud winner of Derbyshire's Best award.

2011

Health Insurance Award Winner

Recognised as the winner of Health Insurance Award.

2011

Winners at the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce awards

Winners of the most promising new business at the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce awards.

2011

Oviso Financial Services Limited was founded

Established in 2010, Oviso's ethos of 'making it personal' and always providing the best customer service has helped us in our journey in growing from strength to strength.

2010

Meet team Oviso that help in making it personal

We always start with your personal situation, rather than a rigid, written process. We like to clarify, rather than confuse. We listen, learn, and advise what’s right for you and the people that matter to you. Here are the team that make it personal.

Lee Mortimer
Director
The avid golfer
Love playing golf, especially the 19th!
Matt Simpson
Director
The sporty one
Love playing, spectating and coaching
Helen Simpson
Office manager
The adventurous one
Love holidays, travelling and living life to the full
Arran Heard
Mortgage and protection advisor
The snowboarder
Love snowboarding and seek snow every year
Amelia Horne
Mortgage and protection consultant
The creative one
Wordsmith, cook & interiors enthusiast
Tracey Giles
Administrator
The fitness fanatic
Gym enthusiast and love walking my hound
Bethany Knight
Administrator
The caring one
Spending time with my family, friends and my daughter
Nicola Baxter
Administrator
The resident office red dog
Walking my dog Mack - who is also a red dog!
Mack
Office top dog
The outdoorsy one
Chasing balls and also my bestie Indy

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