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The Cheshire announces two senior level appointments

The Cheshire has announced two senior level appointments.

Robert Mee has been appointed as a non-executive director and Noelle Brelsford to the newly-created executive post, head of eChannels.

The appointments are made as the society continues to grow and shortly before it expands into Manchester, with a new branch opening in the city centre later in the summer.

Mee has recently retired following a 30-year career with the Bank of Scotland group. After a number of senior roles he became chief executive of Bank of Scotland&#39s retail business in 2000 and played a major role in the merger with Halifax which saw the formation of HBOS.

A Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, Mee is currently a non-executive director for London Scottish Bank and Pinnacle Insurance.

Brelsford, former head of customer service operations at lastminute.com, will be concentrating on increasing the Cheshire&#39s financial services provided over the internet and through its customer contact centre.

He says: “I have seen few organisations more committed to both their branch network and their telephone and online services, which is great to see. I&#39m looking forward to helping the Cheshire develop its business outside its natural regional base.”

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