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New marketing man at Birmingham Midshires

Birmingham Midshires has appointed Tim Hague as its head of savings and investments marketing.

It is the first appointment to such a role by the firm.

Hague, 37, was previously senior marketing manager (mortgages) at Alliance & Leicester and prior to that he held marketing posts at West Bromwich and Derbyshire building societies.

Hague says: “A key part of my role in achieving the aggressive growth plans at Birmingham Midshires, is to ensure that we continue to build stronger relationships with our existing one million customers.”


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