Bank Leumi UK has appointed Andrew Boyce (pictured above, left) as deputy relationship manager, and Daniel Whiteman (right) as relationship manager.
Leumi — a subsidiary of the Israel-based Leumi Group — is a UK-regulated bank which offers a range of corporate and commercial banking services to UK-based and international clients.
Daniel — who has more than 10 years of experience in the financial services industry — joins from Santander, where he was the relationship director for its corporate and commercial banking division.
Prior to this, he acted as relationship manager in the commercial real estate team at Nationwide.
Andrew joins from Infinity International, where he spent the past year as a currency consultant.
Both recruits will report directly to Alasdair Houghton, head of property finance at Leumi UK.
Daniel will be responsible for maintaining and building on the bank’s expertise in financing residential and commercial property developments and, with Andrew’s support, will help to contribute towards the bank’s growth ambitions.
Andy Mallin, CBO at Leumi UK, said: “Daniel’s breadth of experience will be a great asset to the property finance team and will help to further enforce our expertise in this space, while Andrew’s energy and enthusiasm will ensure clients receive a quick, reliable and personal service — values that underpin the bank’s business strategy.”
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