New Finance Director at The Society

Bath Building Society can announce that Tom Leach has been appointed Finance Director Designate.  Tom joined the team in February 2018 as an Executive Director and is due to take over the responsibilities of Finance Director from Kevin Gray on 26th April 2018 with responsibility for the Society’s accounting, liquidity management and treasury functions, together with IT.

Kevin Gray will be taking over the Chief Executive role from Dick Jenkins when he retires on 26th April 2018.

Tom started his career at Deloitte in 2002 and worked with a diverse range of businesses and industry sectors based in the South West and Wales. He qualified as a chartered accountant in 2005 before specialising in Financial Services in 2006. In 2010 Tom joined Principality Building Society, initially as a management accountant, before moving on to head the finance change function, leading a number of significant regulatory and systems change programmes. Latterly Tom held the role of Group Financial Controller.

Chief Executive of the Society Dick Jenkins said:
“We are delighted to have someone of Tom’s calibre and experience joining the Society. I have no doubt that he will make an excellent contribution and be part of a successful proven management team able to take the Society into the next chapter of its history.”