Shawbrook Bank has announced that it has appointed David Robinson as Sales and Distribution Director of its residential mortgage arm.

Robinson will start the role in August, leaving Accord, where he has worked for 14 years. He has worked with the Yorkshire Building Society group for 29 years previously. Robinson will replace Paula Purdy would leave the role of head of sales at the lender’s residential mortgage arm.

Shawbrook Residential Mortgages Managing Director Jeremy Law said “I’m delighted to welcome someone of David’s calibre to the team. He brings a huge amount of relevant experience into the business that I am confident will add significant strategic value, not only to the sales team but in a much wider context.”

“He has had a hugely impressive career and I look forward to his contribution as we seek to push forward in all our chosen markets.”

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