Barclays has appointed Keith Ross its as corporate director for Warwickshire and Leicestershire.
Mr Ross, who will lead a team of relationship directors across the region, has been acting corporate director in the area for the last 12 months, as well as managing a portfolio of clients.
The team manages relationships with corporate businesses with a turnover in excess of £5 million.
Mr Ross said: "I am pleased to have been formally offered the role as corporate director here in Leicestershire and Warwickshire.
"This is a varied and diverse economic geography and one thing I have learnt over the past 12 months is both areas are demonstrating strong and sustainable growth.
"We look forward to playing our part in supporting and developing the local economies."
Graham Nicoll who heads up Barclays' mid-corporate team across the Midlands said: "I am delighted that Keith has taken on the role as corporate director for the Warwickshire & Leicestershire team.
"He has a wealth of experience as a relationship director providing exceptional service to businesses across the region and has been informally leading the team over recent times.
"Barclays is focused on supporting businesses looking to continue growing and developing their offering and Keith and the team are well placed to support our existing clients and those seeking a banking partner to help them achieve their ambitions."
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