Shawbrook appoints Craig Smith as Business Development Manager


Craig Smith VIBE Finance

Shawbrook continues to grow its field sales team with the arrival of ‘Rising Star’ Craig Smith as a Business Development Manager for South and Central.

Craig brings with him more than 12 years of business development experience, having most recently worked in the industry as Head of New Business Development at VIBE Finance. In 2021, Craig won the prestigious Rising Star award at the British Lending Solutions Awards.

Working closely with our existing broker network and helping to forge new relationships too, Craig will be helping to deliver Shawbrook’s range of property lending products and services to more property professionals across the South and Central regions.

Craig Smith Business Development Manager at Shawbrook, said:

“I’m so delighted and proud to join Shawbrook. Through my previous work in the industry, I have come to know the company well and have always admired the Shawbrook ethos”

“I’m hugely impressed with the culture at Shawbrook and the purpose that drives it.

The combination of great people and innovative technology means we can offer a service that’s practical and personal at scale.

I’m looking forward to showing brokers just what we can do for them and their clients, which I think will surprise a few people given just how diverse our product offering has become – it certainly did me!”