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McGinn quits Abbey for Intermediaries

Abbey for Intermediaries director Ambrose McGinn has quit after 16 years.

Intermediary and specialist banking managing director Tim Murley, who has been at Abbey for 19 years, takes long-term responsibility for Abbey for Intermediaries on top of his other responsibilities but without seeing his job title change. His job has touched on intermediary services through Cater Allen, Abbey’s private bank, commercial mortgages and Abbey Inter-national, the offshore Jersey-based business.

Newly appointed director of mortgages and protection Ricky Okey will report to Murley.

McGinn says he reviewed his position after the takeover by Banco Santander Central and says he is looking at a change in career but has not ruled out staying in financial services.

He says: “I have had a long and fascinating career with Abbey. Whenever a new player comes in, it is an opportunity to reassess your position.”

Murley says: “I am interested in growing businesses. This year, intermediaries will see that we are really serious about improving further the service we give them.”

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