– UK, Solihull – Secure Trust Bank PLC (LON: STB) today announced the appointment of Finlay Williamson to its Board as an Independent Non‐Executive Director effective from 30 June 2021.
“Finlay brings substantial banking, financial, risk and governance experience acquired in his previous roles, as well as knowledge of the Challenger Bank market. He will complement the skills and experience of the existing directors and further strengthen the Board and Risk Committee. I am delighted to welcome Finlay to the Board and look forward to the contributions he will make” said Board Chairman, Lord Forsyth.
Finlay will also join the Risk Committee and Nomination Committee on the same date.
About Finlay Williamson
Finlay Williamson has many years of banking experience, gained initially at The Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC and then at Virgin Money Holdings (UK) plc where he was CFO before the IPO. Finlay was previously a Non-Executive Director at Paragon Banking Group PLC, chairing the Group and Bank Risk Committees, and is currently the Chairman of the Audit Committee and Senior Independent Director of Hampden & Co PLC.
He is a graduate of Edinburgh University and a qualified accountant.
About the Company:
Secure Trust Bank is an established, well‐funded, and capitalized UK retail bank with a 69-year trading track record. Secure Trust Bank operates principally from its head office in Solihull, West Midlands, and had 1,003 employees (full‐ time equivalent) as at 31 December 2020. The Group’s diversified lending portfolio currently focuses on two sectors:
- Business Finance through its Real Estate Finance, Asset Finance, and Commercial Finance divisions,
- Consumer Finance through its Motor Finance, Retail Finance, Debt Management, and Consumer Mortgages divisions.
For more information: https://www.securetrustbank.com/