Engage FS speaks with CEO of Recognise, Jason Oakley

Jason has had a stellar 35 year career in Banking, starting at Natwest/RBS before moving to Close Brothers before becoming one of the early employees at Metro. Jason helped grow the loan book from £60m to £2.5bln in the near 3 years he was there.

This podcast is about Jason setting up his own bank as he feels there is a huge area of need in the UK – serving SMEs.

Hear how the bank is ready to go and make it’s mark in the UK

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Recognise Bank hits “Magic Moment” as PRA removes deposit restrictions

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