Press Release

HETHERINGTON CliveIn the latest in a series of recent high profile appointments, Foot Anstey continues to build its sector experience with the appointment of Clive Hetherington as an Advisor to the firm, particularly focused on the Banking & Financial Services sector.

Clive joins from Lloyds Banking Group where he was Regional Director Mid Markets for the South West, and has over 30 years' experience of market facing banking.  He has funded numerous management buy-outs, acquisitions and has worked alongside businesses raising equity and going through public to private transactions.

A very high profile and well known business personality in the region, Clive is also a trustee of the Royal West of England Academy (RWA) and Board Member of the Faculty of Business and Law Advisory Board at UWE.

Nathan Peacey, Partner and Head of Markets said: "Clive's experience will be invaluable in developing our sector knowledge and helping us to continue delivering exceptional service to our clients. His role is one of a number of strategic appointments that we are making within the firm that will strengthen our sector experience."

Clive commented: “I am delighted to be joining the expert team at Foot Anstey and am looking forwards to working alongside them to develop and strengthen their sector expertise.”

This appointment continues to build on the firm's positive growth and sector focus; the firm recently reported 20% growth in their four key sectors, with overall growth of 12% and turnover increasing to £36m. Over the past five years the turnover has grown by 60%, which puts the firm amongst the fastest growing in the industry.