UCB Home Loans has appointed Keith Astill as its managing director.
Astill will take up his new post at the specialist lending subsidiary of the Nationwide Building Society on April 4.
He will be replacing Charles Reed, who has been appointed divisional director, customer service & communications, at Nationwides head office in Swindon.
Having held a variety of management roles in the retail operations area, Astill moved into Nationwide’s personnel and development in 1995. Initially heading up the retail personnel team, he then moved on to the operational team. He was appointed to the role of head of corporate personnel in 2002.