Paul is a senior leader with 30 years’ experience in Banking and Financial Services. Paul is currently Managing Director, SME & Mid Corporates within the Commercial Banking division of Lloyds Banking Group. Paul is responsible for Lloyds’ support of some 70,000 small and medium sized businesses across the UK, covering all sectors including manufacturing, real estate and agriculture. He is also the Chairman of the Agricultural Mortgage Corporation.
Paul has held a number of senior roles and has been responsible for a number of divisions within Lloyds Banking Group including Consumer & Commercial Cards, Lloyds Bank International based in Sydney, International Mortgages in Asia, as well as leading the acquisition and integration of MBNA from Bank of America, the largest mono-line credit card business in Europe.
Paul holds a Diploma in Executive Coaching from the Academy of Executive Coaching, a MBA in Business Administration from the University of Warwick and is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. He is also an accredited mentor for the award-winning Warwick MBA mentoring scheme.