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Meet Some of the Team


Management Team

Gev Lynott
Chief Executive and Director

Gev joined the Society in September 2011. Gev has extensive financial services experience having held senior positions within the financial services divisions of Saga, Asda and Marks & Spencers as well as senior roles at the National and Provincial Building Society. Gev is also a Qualified Accountant.

Paul Wheeler
Finance Director and Secretary

Paul joined the Society in July 2011 after a successful career with East Midlands Development Agency. Prior to joining EMDA Paul spent 11 years in the finance industry acquiring a wealth of knowledge and experience. He is responsible for all aspects of the Society’s finances and, as Society Secretary, for all areas of corporate governance.

Jill Watson
Risk & Compliance Executive and Money Laundering Reporting Officer

Jill joined the Society in December 2012 as Risk and Compliance Executive and Money Laundering Reporting Officer following a 22 year career working on risk related matters. Jill is responsible for ensuring that the Society maintains a strong governance culture supported by risk management and compliance monitoring processes.

Mike Taylor
Sales and Marketing Manager

Mike joined the Society in February 2009 having previously worked within Sales & Marketing roles for local building societies since 1993. Mike is responsible for our branches, mortgage sales team, marketing and for the administration of all the Society’s investment accounts.

Brian Seddons
Information Systems Manager

Brian joined the Society in 1997 after spending 11 years working for a software development company. Brian is responsible for all the technology used by the Society including the computer systems and telephones.

Branch Manager

Tara Nicholson
Joined in 2010

Senior Sales

Claire Yates
Joined in 2006


Sales Team

Deborah Sykes
Joined in 2001

Joy Smith
Joined in 2011
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