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Introducing our Advisory Board: Mark Stokes, MetroBank.

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Mark Stokes
Metro Bank, Managing Director

Mark joined Metro Bank, Britain's first new High Street bank in over 100 years, in January 2016 and oversees the bank’s rapidly expanding commercial activity. Mark also champions small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), which receive close to half of the bank’s total lending.

Prior to Metro Bank, Mark led Williams & Glyn’s corporate business banking unit’s team of more than 1200 bankers, and was part of the senior management team put together to create Williams & Glyn.

Mark spent more than 25 years with Lloyds Banking Group. His wealth of experience has seen him hold a number of senior positions, including managing director of its commercial banking business.

In his spare time, Mark is a keen skier and sailor and enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 children in a caravan on the South Coast.