Immediate start for Chief Business Officer with remit to develop the business lines of the multi-specialist bank.
Andy Mallin has been appointed the new Chief Business Officer for Leumi (UK) – the London-based subsidiary of Israel’s international bank. A seasoned finance professional with over 20 years’ experience in corporate and commercial banking, Andy will report directly to Gil Karni, CEO of Leumi (UK). He will head all business activity in order to grow an already strong existing business built on sector expertise and strong client relationships for the medium to long term.
During his career, Andy has successfully led a number of teams across a wide variety of business banking sectors – including commercial, corporate and real estate finance. Most recently, he acted as the Divisional Head of Real Estate Finance at Santander, where he led a team of 30 relationship directors and managers. He has also been a Senior Area Manager of Large Corporate Banking at Lloyds Banking Group.
Gil Karni, CEO at Leumi (UK), says: “We are delighted that Andy has joined us as Chief Business Officer. His expertise and breadth of experience will help ensure that our business continues to strengthen and grow, while maintaining the solutions-driven, client-centric approach that characterises the Bank today.
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About Leumi (UK) and Leumi Group
Leumi (UK) is a UK-regulated bank offering a wide range of corporate and commercial banking services to both UK based and international clients. An integral part of the Leumi Group founded in London in 1902, the Bank operates through its Head Office in London and its award winning Asset Based Lender subsidiary, Leumi ABL in Brighton. Activities include commercial finance, trade finance, with a particular expertise in financing cross border trading, commodity finance, financing Israeli related business, property finance and hotel finance. The Bank serves its clients with deposit accounts, hedging and foreign exchange capabilities and a full treasury offering.
Leumi (UK) is a subsidiary of the Leumi Group, one of Israel’s largest banking groups and a reputable globalbanking institution. The Group operates over 230 branches across Israel, alongside offices in key financial centres worldwide. The Group offers a comprehensive range of specialised financial services. Bank Leumi (UK) plc is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.