Paddy Lye - Chief Operating Officer

A headshot of Paddy Lye - Chief Operating Officer at British Business Bank

Paddy is our Chief Operating Officer and joined us in 2016. Paddy initially held the Change Director role developing the Bank’s project management and change planning capability. He now leads our Operations function responsible for Change, IT, Information Security, and Commercial Operations (Procurement, Contracting, Supplier Management, Facilities and Business Continuity).

His previous role was with KPMG as a management consultant. In his five years at KPMG, Paddy led a range of advisory and transformation engagements including digital transformation, market entry strategies, channel and customer experience consulting.

Before KPMG, Paddy spent 10 years working at Nationwide Building Society working across various teams on one of the largest UK core banking programmes, procurement transformation and various IT and operational initiatives.