Tony Oakley Consultant
Expertise & Background
Tony has over 30 years’ experience in Commercial Banking, former Head of Social Housing at Lloyds Bank, bank funding, restructuring/renegotiations, mergers/distressed situations.
Tony is a member of the Chartered Institute of Bankers. He has had a long career in Banking and a spell external to Banking where he worked in senior management positions in SMEs. The last 14 years has been spent at Lloyds Banking Group working exclusively with UK Social Housing providers. This has included having direct relationships and providing funding solutions to some of the largest in the sector and for the last three years leading the team at Lloyds.What you didn't know about Tony
Hobbies & Interests
Tony is known as someone who likes to socialise with clients and colleagues and to balance tries to frequent the gym as often as possible! He is a family man with 4 granddaughters, loves military history and like most who follow a football team has a love hate relationship with his team (West Ham) where he has a season ticket.
Little know fact
In the early part of his career Tony spotted a money laundering operation which resulted in a sting operation and the downfall of a major Russian/English drug network!