A dynamic challenger bank based in Hertfordshire has been recognised for its commercial mortgage lending by winning a major international award.
Redwood Bank has been named ‘Best Commercial Mortgages Bank of the Year – England’ in the annual Global Business Awards, organised by Corp Today magazine.
Redwood’s CEO and Co-Founder Gary Wilkinson said:
“Our customers are at the forefront of everything that we do, so it’s always an honour to be recognised for our work at industry awards because it proves we’re going above and beyond what is expected of us.
“We’re extremely proud to have been a winner at the Global Business Awards and it rounds off a tremendous 2019 for us.”
The latest triumph is the latest in a long line of awards picked up by the Bank in the past 12 months, including being named ‘one to watch’ in the Best Challenger Bank category at this year’s Growth Finance Awards.
Left to right: Tyrone Alexander (Business Development Officer - South & East), Maisie Meggison (Business Development Assistant - South West & Wales), Lynn Kemp (Business Development Officer - South & East), John Hall (Business Development Manager - South & East), Kelly Stutely (Business Development Officer - South & East) and Nicola Blake (Business Development Officer - South & East).
The Bank, which celebrated its second anniversary in August, was also named Challenger Bank of the Year and SME Bank of the Year at the ACQ5 Global Awards.
Since its inception in 2017, Redwood Bank has invested heavily in technology, people and service, ensuring every customer’s experience is secure, fast and easy.
Corp Today is a specialist business magazine which focuses on emerging and fast-growing companies, their confrontational style of doing business and way of delivering effective and collaborative solutions to strengthen market share.
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Redwood Bank was launched in August 2017, becoming Britain’s newest business bank for SMEs and completing its ‘mobilisation’ phase just over four months after securing its initial banking licence in April 2017. Redwood Bank offers secured SME mortgages for business owners, as well as for experienced commercial and residential property investors. It delivers fast and efficient mortgage decisions to help their business customers seize property opportunities and also offers competitive business savings accounts. Redwood Bank was founded by Jonathan Rowland and Gary Wilkinson. It has a unique private-public ownership structure in which Warrington Borough Council has a one-third stake.