Bibby Financial Services (BFS) has appointed Mike Fairey as non-executive director, with effect from 4 May 2017.
Fairey has spent over 50 years in financial services, and held a variety of roles, including ten years as deputy group chief executive of the then Lloyds TSB Group until 2008.
He has also worked at Visa Europe, Legal & General, and Northern Rock during its restructure, and is currently chair of Hastings Group Holdings and non-executive director at MGM Advantage and Energy Savings Trust.
Gaurav Batra, chairman of BFS, said: “Mike’s deep experience on the boards of both publicly-traded and private companies throughout the financial services sector will be a huge advantage to us and we look forward to benefiting from his experience and counsel.”
David Postings, global chief executive of BFS, said: “Our strategy is to focus and grow, and this involves developing our capabilities to deliver one joined-up global business whilst empowering local management.
“In recent years we have achieved strong growth and Mike’s appointment as Non-Executive Director is another important milestone as our business matures.”