NatWest announce senior appointment in Gibraltar

NatWest in Gibraltar has appointed Amanda Eccleston to the role of Country Head to succeed David Bruce.

Amanda has been working for NatWest since she was 17 when she began her career as a customer services officer. During her 27 years with the bank, she has been appointed to a wide range of roles including Premium Banking Relationship Manager, Head of Retail Banking and most recently, Head of Conduct & Regulatory Affairs, a post she held for 10 years. Amanda is also the Bank’s Gibraltar Banking Association (GBA) representative and since 2012, has been a member of the Executive Committee leading on all regulatory matters.

Amanda first moved to Gibraltar with her family aged 12 and attended Westside School before she joined the Bank.

She commented: “I’m delighted to have been given this opportunity and thank David for his leadership and support during his time as Country Head. In my many years with NatWest, I’ve learned to appreciate the bank’s pivotal role in meeting the needs of its business and retail customers. I will be looking to build on those customer relationships, working closely with our experienced teams, whilst helping to ensure the bank continues in its wider support of the local community.’

Congratulating Amanda on her appointment, Andrew McLaughlin, CEO, RBS International, added: “Having spent her whole career with the Bank, Amanda has a wide breadth of expertise and unrivalled experience of the local retail and corporate banking market and is ideally suited to take on the Country Head role.’


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