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Benny Higgins

Benny Higgins
CEO Tesco Bank

David McCreadie

David McCreadie
Managing Director

David Millington

David Millington
Head of Current Accounts

Donald MacLeod

Donald MacLeod
Head of Credit Cards

Grant Bourbousson

Grant Bourbousson
Digital Director.

Julian Hartley

Julian Hartley
Product Director for Savings, Loans and Mortgages

Mark Loch

Mark Loch
Digital Wallet and Group Payments Strategy Director

Nigel Jones

Nigel Jones
Head of Policy & Employment

Phil Robertson

Phil Robertson
Head of Mobile and Digital Design

Shaun Marrinan

Shaun Marrinan
Operational Finance Manager

Therese Procter

Therese Procter
Personnel Director

Benny Higgins

Benny Higgins

CEO Tesco Bank

I studied Mathematics in Glasgow before joining Standard Life as an actuarial student.  I became a Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries in 1986 and after spending 14 years at Standard Life I moved into banking.  I joined Tesco in 2008.  Since then I’ve been building the team here at the bank. 

 

My first job was…  as an actuarial student at Standard Life 

The last place I visited on holiday was… Italy 

My best moment at Tesco so far was… completing the build of the Bank by migrating 3m credit card customers onto our own systems.

24 Nov 15

Maya Angelou was one of the most extraordinary women of our age. The American poet and civil rights activist, who died last year, once said: “There is a world of difference between truth and facts. Facts can obscure truth.” It is safe to assume that she wasn’t aiming her insight at UK banking, but leadership within the sector should ponder its relevance.

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23 Apr 15

I’m delighted and honoured to be nominated for “Corporate Straight Ally” of the year at the upcoming British LGBT Awards. It’s excellent that the hard work that Out at Tesco do to support our LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Intersex) colleagues has been recognised.

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11 Feb 15

The UK banking landscape has undergone significant change in the last decade. A number of new banks have entered the market; others have been acquired or forced to divest branches after receiving state aid; while millions of customers have gone through a fundamental change in how they do their banking with the growth of digital and mobile banking. But despite these changes, the competitive forces within the UK banking sector are not driving better outcomes for customers.

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12 Mar 13

As the Chief Executive of Tesco Bank, creating the right culture in the bank has been my priority since we assumed full control of the business four years ago. Ultimately it is the culture of a business that transcends all other influences on how its customers are treated.

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