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Weatherbys Bank Appoints FTSE 100 Chief Executive David Bellamy as Chairman


Weatherbys Bank continues its ambitious development with the appointment of David Bellamy as Chairman.

Roger Weatherby, Chief Executive, Weatherbys Bank said:

“I am delighted to welcome David as our new Chairman. His experience in the financial services sector, his leadership skills, and his passion for innovation, growth, and trusted advice will make him an invaluable addition to Weatherbys Bank. David is deeply respected and his appointment will bolster our position as a leading Private Bank. His track record at St. James’s Place speaks volumes for his ability, where, over the course of 11 years as Chief Executive, funds under management more than quadrupled to over £85bn.

“I would like to thank my brother, Johnny, for his great vision and guidance as Chairman of Weatherbys Bank since incorporation in 1994. Both David and I are delighted that Johnny will continue as a non-executive director, where his expertise and experience will be much valued by all members of the Board.

Johnny Weatherby adds:

“Weatherbys Bank is in excellent shape and very well placed to grasp the opportunities that lie ahead. I know that under David’s leadership, we will go from strength to strength, providing all our clients, both existing and new, with an unrivalled service.”

Commenting on his appointment, David Bellamy added:

“I am delighted to be joining Weatherbys and consider it a privilege to have been asked to take up the role of Chairman.

“The Company has an excellent reputation amongst its clients due to the absolute focus it has on the delivery of a bespoke, personal and relationship-based service.

“Its heritage, track record and exceptional client focus provides the perfect platform for its future aspirations and I very much look forward to working with Roger, Johnny and the entire team at Weatherbys through the next phase of the Bank’s growth.”

Published Monday 18th December, 2017
 



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