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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Jason’s blog30/04/21

Trust is the key to securing funding in these challenging times

In his latest blog, Jason Oakley, CEO of Recognise Bank, looks at the funding options open to businesses as they look to grow coming out of lockdown. It’s been a tough winter, but as coronavirus restrictions are relaxed and the government’s roadmap out of lockdown remains on track, there is a palpable feeling of confidence […]

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Article28/04/21

Recognising the difference for family firms

Recognise is a partner of Family Business United, a global magazine and resource centre that brings together the family business community via news, insights, research and events. Paul Andrews, its founder and editor-in-chief, spoke to Recognise CEO, Jason Oakley, to understand more about the creation of the bank and its approach to finance for the family […]

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Press Releases12/04/21

Recognise appoints new Head of Savings and Payments

Recognise Bank, the UK’s newest SME Bank, is pleased to announce the appointment of Damian Trussler as Head of Savings and Payments. Damian will lead the launch of the Bank’s personal savings products once the full banking licence is granted and then also develop the suite of Business Savings accounts which will follow later in […]

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