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Metro Bank appoints new Company Secretary

15th June 2023

Metro Bank has appointed Clare Gilligan as its Company Secretary.

Clare joins Metro Bank after more than 15 years at the Bank of Ireland where she held a number of senior risk governance roles and was most recently its UK Company Secretary.

Clare will lead the Bank’s Company Secretarial function and ensure it continues to meet its statutory and regulatory obligations. Her wealth of experience and knowledge of good corporate governance and best boardroom practice will be essential for this role.

This role will report into Stephanie Wallace, Metro Bank’s General Counsel.

Clare Gilligan comments on her new role:

“Metro Bank’s vision and commitment to supporting its local communities is clear in everything it does. I’m really excited to be joining the team as the bank continues to grow and bring community banking to new locations in the north of England.”

Stephanie Wallace, General Counsel at Metro Bank adds:

“I am delighted to welcome Clare as our Company Secretary. Her knowledge and experience will make her a great asset for Metro Bank as it continues its ambition to be the number one community bank.”