Shawbrook Bank has appointed Simon Smith (pictured above) as a new regional development manager.
Simon — who will be based in Scotland and the North of England — has previously served as a business relationship manager at RBS and joins from Vitality UK, where he was a business consultant.
In his new role, he will focus on building and enhancing the specialist bank’s relationships with its broker partners in Scotland.
“Shawbrook is an ambitious, growing bank which operates with a philosophy of flexibility and really supporting its broker partners,” said Simon.
“I am looking forward to putting my own stamp on this region and spearheading Shawbrook’s growth in Scotland.”
Gavin Seaholme, head of sales at Shawbrook, added: “We are very happy to have Simon onboard during an exciting time for Shawbrook, as his experience in the financial sector cannot be [overstated].
“This acquisition has highlighted our growing support for our broker partners in the North and we look forward to seeing how Simon can increase our footprint in Scotland.”
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