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Business banking customer stories

Meet some of our business customers and hear their stories

We focus on providing dedicated support for all our business customers and understanding their individual business needs – but don’t just take our word for it. Hear from our business banking customers about how we've supported them on their successful journeys.

Business customer stories

DOUGH&co Woodfired Pizza

Firing up the pizza business

From a horsebox to multiple restaurants, CEO Christopher Sharman shares the story of how his business has grown.

CEO of DOUGH&co Woodfired Pizza, Christopher Sharman and Local Business Manager, Neethyan Anandan discuss how Metro Bank has supported DOUGH&co Woodfired Pizza on its growth journey.

Thame Engineering Co Ltd

Engineering a bespoke solution

Manufacturer of standard and specialist workholding equipment, Thame Workholding, completed a management buy-out with bespoke funding support.

Dr Sipra Deb

Nurturing a great business

With our help Dr Sipra Deb secured Recovery Loan Scheme (RLS) funding to grow her childcare business – and that was just the beginning.


A family home

Laura Harding expanded her family’s successful care home business, when her Relationship Manager helped her to secure Recovery Loan Scheme funding.

Raymond James

Award-winning investment services

Award winning Raymond James, Hitchin branch is headed up by Susie Bewell and Faye Silver, who aim to ‘make investments available to everyone’.

Foxy Hair

Supporting hair raising growth

Launched by Hayley Fox in 2006, Foxy Hair Extensions has gone from strength to strength, now operating as both an online and salon-based business.

2to3 days

Opening up opportunities for women

2to3 days was founded by Juliet Turnbull and is the UK’s first female-focused careers site, connecting professional women with flexible career opportunities.


Pawsome service for dogs

Entrepreneur Nadia Leguel shares the inspiration behind WagIt – a one-stop-shop for dog-friendly venues and services – and tells us what happened after she featured on BBC’s Dragons’ Den.