Dave has 30 years’ experience in the banking industry, having joined Lloyds Banking Group in 1988, and has since held various client relationship management and senior leadership roles within the organisation.Before being appointed to lead the SME & Mid Market Manufacturing sector across the UK in 2014 he was a Regional Director for the Commercial Banking division where he led a team of managers supporting around 13000 commercial clients across a wide variety of business sectors.He was also previously Chairman of the Banking & Finance Committee for the Gloucestershire LEP during his time working in the South West Region and now also sits on a number of committees and advisory boards linked to various sector manufacturing & engineering initiatives.In his current role as UK Head of Manufacturing for the Lloyds Bank & Bank of Scotland Businesses he has around 130 managers across the UK who are professionally trained through a University of Warwick accreditation programme in conjunction with the Warwick Manufacturing Group to support and help businesses in the Manufacturing and Engineering sectors.