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Leeds Building Society appoints new manager in York

William Smith has been promoted by Leeds Building Society to become manager of its York branch.

He spent three years as Assistant Manager at the branch, having joined the Society five years ago as a Customer Service Adviser.     

Chris Ord, Regional Manager for the York branch, said: “I’m delighted to appoint William as our new Branch Manager.

“He is a great example of someone who has worked their way up, and embodies the achievement and self-development drive we’re looking for.”

William said: “I have a wealth of experience which I will share with my team so we can constantly improve the customer experience in York.

“I am a people person and enjoy spending time with my team, coaching and supporting them to develop in their role.”


Notes to Editors

William Smith pictured outside York branch

Leeds Building Society’s York branch is at 49 York Road, Acomb, York, YO24 4LN.

Leeds Building Society operates throughout the UK, Gibraltar and Ireland and has assets of £15.9bn (at 31st December 2016). The Society’s head office has been based in the centre of Leeds since 1886.