UK SME funder Bibby Financial Services (BFS) has appointed Sean Flannery and Ronnie Stokes as corporate managers for the North of England and Scotland respectively.
Flannery has spent over 15 years in commercial finance, and joined BFS from RBS Invoice Finance, where his most recent role was head of sales for the North West.
Stokes joined BFS from his role of senior relationship manager at Clydesdale Bank. He has also served as lending director at RBS, and has over 18 years’ experience across corporate banking, invoice finance, and asset based lending.
The appointment of corporate managers follow BFS raft of appointments in its Scotland and North of England offices in early June.
The hiring spree included the return of Wayne Spratt, who joined as business development manager in Yorkshire, having first joined the funder in 2002.
Dan Burton, regional head of corporate – North at BFS said: “The North of England and Scotland are both strategically important areas for us.
“I’m delighted to welcome Ronnie and Sean to the BFS family. Both have extensive knowledge and experience of the corporate finance space and will undoubtedly enable us to grow our funding even further.”