ABN AMRO Commercial Finance (ACF) has appointed Andrew Johnston as UK Head of Sales SME.

Johnston will lead a team of business development managers located across England and Wales focused on supporting SMEs with funding requirements up to £10m.

With over 26 years’ experience in financial services, Andrew joins ACF from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), where he led a team of executive leadership coaches in commercial and private banking. Prior to that he worked as director of client relations in RBS Invoice Finance, and business development director in the commercial bank, responsible for attracting ‘new to bank’ customers.

Debbie Bell, said “At ACF we aim for growth by harnessing talent, so are very pleased to welcome Andrew to our team. His knowledge and expertise will be a great asset to our commercial department, as we continue to deliver creative asset based lending solutions to our clients.”