Mike Hughes has beenmade anon-executive director at Dudley Building Society.
Hughes has held a number of successful, regulated, senior management positions across many financial services businesses including Thesis Asset Management PLC, Positive Solutions Ltd and Castle Trust Plc.
David Milner, chairman of the society, said: “We are really pleased to welcome Mike on board – he brings great energy and has the right skills to add real value to oursociety in our continued journey of change, improvement and innovation in our sector.’”
Hughessaid: “Building Society’s play a very important and distinctive role in the provision of mortgages and savings and serving their local communities, but with fewer than 50 now remaining I strongly believe it is important that these unique organisations continue to prosper.
“I was particularly impressed with the excellent people throughout the Dudley, the clear vision for the future and the enduring commitment to serving their customers.
“The Dudley has been very successful in recent years and I look forward to making a contribution to that continued development.”