Judith Hartley is MD of the British Business Bank’s UK Network. This is a new team in the Bank, with team members physically located within each of the English regions and the three Devolved Nations.
Engaging with business finance stakeholders throughout the UK, the UK Network will seek to enhance business finance ecosystems across the UK, so smaller businesses, wherever they are, can grow and prosper.
Judith was previously the British Business Bank’s MD, Lending Solutions, where she was responsible for the delivery of a number of the Bank’s debt based products, including Enterprise Finance Guarantee, Help to Grow and oversight of the Start Up Loans Company.
Judith spent 20 years in corporate banking with Barclays and Bank of Scotland before becoming involved in the delivery of publicly funded access to finance products. She is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers and holds an MBA from Durham University Business School.