Metro Bank has appointed Alec Viney as commercial banking director, responsible for business customers in the south east of England.
Viney has over 25 years’ experience in the industry, and previously worked at HSBC as a commercial relationship director. He will join Metro Bank’s large commercial banking team, which was launched in January.
Viney said: “Having learnt about the bank’s vision and commitment to customer service, I knew this was a place where I wanted to work.
“The business is witnessing significant and sustained growth and I’m really excited to join the team and make a real difference.”
He will report to Andy Veares, director of large commercial banking, and be based at Metro Bank’s location in Eastbourne, Kent.
Veares said: “I am delighted to welcome Alec to the growing team. He brings a wealth of experience and a real desire to do the right thing for the customer.
“Our commercial arm is going from strength-to-strength and his appointment will complement the team hugely and ensure that we continue to provide an unparalleled banking experience.”