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Alan Wilson




Education, Financial Services, Healthcare, Not for Profit / Charity, Professional Services, Public Sector

About Alan

Finance industry background
Executive roles in banking industry
Consultancy roles in professional practices sector
Business development in business finance sector
Main board experience with focus on strategy, governance and finance
Experienced NED in healthcare and education sectors

Alan's Career History

January 2020 - Ongoing
Alan Wilson Consultancy

Managing Partner

I work with businesses to reduce their financial risk, review their financial arrangements and funding requirements, assess their debt capacity & raise finance.

March 2018 - Ongoing
Oak Trees Multi Academy Trust

Trustee & Vice Chair

As an experienced Non Executive Director, I use my skills in corporate stewardship, strategy-setting, financial and risk management & corporate governance at this Multi Academy Trust.

Oak Trees MAT became a Multi Academy Trust in 2017 and currently comprises 5 primary schools across Wirral. The MAT aims to continue increasing its number of schools over the coming years.

July 2013 - January 2020
Bathgate Business Finance

Business Development Consultant

I used my extensive intermediary and professional services network across North West England to raise the profile of Bathgate Business Finance, leading to client acquisition and enhanced business relationships.

Bathgate Business Finance is a provider of a range of tailored-made finance solutions for SMEs. As well as managing its own asset finance book, Bathgate Business Finance works with a portfolio of "alternative finance" providers to find the right business finance solution for the business client's needs.

April 2013 - August 2017
Wirral Community NHS Foundation Trust

Non Executive Director

I had two terms of office as a Non Executive Director with this Foundation Trust and during that time I chaired the Finance Committee.

I was also Freedom to Speak Up guardian and a mentor with the NHS North West Leadership Academy.

I helped take the Trust through to Foundation Trust status.

March 2008 - March 2013
Baker Tilly

Business Development Director

I worked with all the firm's offices in North West England to develop working relationships with banks, solicitors and venture capitalists.

September 2006 - June 2011
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Non Executive Director

I served 2 terms as a Non Executive Director at this Foundation Trust and chaired the Audit Committee.

I helped take the Trust through to Foundation Trust status.

May 2006 - November 2007
The Steve Stuart Partnership


Upon leaving the banking industry after a 30 year career, I joined TSSP with a focus on entrepreneurship across Merseyside.

September 2001 - April 2006
Bank of Scotland PLC

Regional Director - Business Banking

With the establishment of HBOS, following the merger of Bank of Scotland and Halifax, I initially led the expansion of business banking across the North of England & Wales, with a focus on customer relationship building and using the Halifax branch network to increase our footprint.

Latterly, I managed a team of 120 people across North West of England responsible for all aspects of business banking from customer acquisition to customer retention and development. This was a £20m contribution business.

June 1971 - September 2001
Bank of Scotland

Various roles

I joined Bank of Scotland from school and held numerous roles in Scotland, Wales and England over the subsequent 30 years.

These roles gave me experience of international banking, corporate banking, retail banking & wealth management.

During my time with Bank of Scotland I completed a MBA.