Director & Head of North West Office
A highly experienced banker, Andy has held a number of senior positions in various parts of the industry across the UK and overseas. Originally from Bolton, he has a strong affinity with the North of England and over a career spanning more than 35 years has developed a genuine passion for working with and supporting SMEs and the people who own and manage them. Other interests include rugby, skiing, shooting and taking long walks with the family Beagle.
Chloe spent 10 years working within Asset Management in Mayfair, before moving to the North West in early 2019. Chloe provides administrative support to Andy Broughton and the rest of the Banking Team, along with Front of House and Office Management duties. Chloe is a keen runner, having completed many distances, more notably the London Marathon in 2018. Chloe is also a pilates and yoga enthusiast, with a keen interest in health and nutrition.
Senior Commercial Banker
Shaun has enjoyed a varied career, which has included Real Estate Finance, Cash Management and Corporate & Commercial Banking. He has over 30 years’ experience, working predominately in the North of England. Originally from Liverpool, he now lives in St Helens – but still doesn’t understand Rugby. In his spare time, he enjoys walking, watching football and reading (mainly history). Shaun has a real passion for helping clients to achieve their business ambitions.
Senior Commercial Banker
Over the last 30 years, Steve has worked in a number of sectors, including cash management, Asset Based Lending, and as a specialist legal sector manager. However, his passion is for SMEs in the manufacturing and service sectors. Originally from Northern Ireland, he has lived in the North West since 1988. A Wirral resident, father of 3 (plus 2 cats!) he enjoys wine, cinema, crime fiction, the great outdoors and cheering the Ireland Rugby team.
Senior Commercial Banker, Real Estate
Steve is the team's real estate finance specialist and has been involved in that sector for almost 20 years. He supports propcos, and private family owners with investment and development funding for their property projects and acquisitions, using his experience to structure lending to match client requirements. Well known within the Manchester real estate community, Steve can regularly be found on the real estate 'circuit', or out and about looking at the next opportunity for his clients. Outside of work he enjoys his home life with the family on the Fylde Riviera.
Tom is an experienced commercial banker whose traditional client focused approach mirrors that of the Arbuthnot values. Focused on providing clients with the best possible service and building long term meaningful relationships. In his spare time, Tom enjoys playing golf, keeping fit and travelling.
Ann Marie Cook
Commercial Liquidity Manager
With over 25 years in banking, Ann Marie is an experienced Relationship Manger working across different sectors, but with a particular expertise in the Legal Sector and has spent over 15 years working with Legal Practices. Ann Marie is a mum to two beautiful girls, who keep her very busy. She is a keen dog walker and loves to travel, her favourite place so far has to be NYC.
Senior Commercial Banker
An experienced commercial banker, Richard has worked across the UK and overseas in a career spanning 35 years. He has specialised in the Holiday & Home Parks Sector for the past 20 years, supporting SMEs and the families who own and manage them. A born and bred Widnesian, when not working, he can usually be found near to a swimming pool either coaching, or following his youngest son, playing Water Polo.
Senior Private Banker
Chris is a Senior Private Banker at Arbuthnot Latham in Manchester where he looks after a portfolio of high net worth private clients. His activities include day to day client relationship management with an emphasis on providing credit facilities such as regulated mortgages, buy to let and other more complex borrowing structures. Prior to joining Arbuthnot, Chris worked for Brown Shipley and also spent nine years at Coutts in London and Manchester.
Phillip has over 10 years’ experience from his time at RBS Private Banking, working with a number of entrepreneurs and HNWI in relationship management roles across the North West. Day to day as a Private Banker Phil manages a portfolio of high net worth clients with an emphasis on Wealth & Investment Management. Phillip is currently studying for his Level 4 Investment Advice Diploma with one more exam to complete. At home he enjoys spending time with his daughter and can otherwise be found with friends on the golf course or enjoying a glass of wine.
Commercial Banking Executive
Tippie has worked within banking and finance for over 10 years. Prior to joining Arbuthnot Latham, he worked in retail banking and asset based lending across the North West and Overseas. He was recently Chartered Banker’s Young Banker of the Year 2020. Tippie calls the 'Royal Borough of Wigan' home and with a young daughter in tow, is kept well occupied on the home front. Socially, Tippie is a keen obstacle course runner and pre-Covid, he would often participate in a Tough Mudder, Born Survivor and the Rough Runner cross country race.
Commercial Banking Executive, Real Estate
Gareth has been in commercial banking for many years, developing and maintaining close relationships with business clients and helping them to achieve their goals. In his spare time, Gareth runs a choir and is match announcer at his local rugby club, Sale FC.
Oliver joined the Manchester team in 2019 where he supports both the Private and Commercial arms of the business. Originally from Exeter, he moved to the North West to study Business Finance at the University of Liverpool. Following his graduation, he decided to remain in the North West region in order to pursue his career within banking. Oliver can usually be found following Liverpool FC, travelling the globe and attempting to pursue a non-existent DJ career!
Elaine has over 15 years’ experience from her time at RBS Private Banking, working with a variety of HNW clients & businesses in relationship management roles across the North West. Her day to day role consists of working alongside the Banking team, managing client relationships and new client acquisition. Elaine holds qualifications in regulated & commercial lending and has also passed the first paper in the investment management qualification. Elaine is a mum to her young son and in her spare time enjoys keeping him entertained along with the family Cockerpoo.
Mary has worked within the banking and financial services sector for over 35 years, working with a variety of HNWI & businesses in the North West. Prior to joining Arbuthnot, Mary worked for Coutts, Adam & Company and Rothschild & Co in Manchester. Mary now provides support for the Banking team and helps to develop and manage our client relationships. In her spare time, Mary runs a busy household and is a mum to three beautiful daughters.