Bank Leumi UK appointment to property finance team
Anya Stanislawczyk has joined Leumi UK – the London-based subsidiary of Israel’s international bank – as deputy relationship manager, Property Finance. With over a decade of experience in the financial services industry, Anya brings extensive working knowledge of the UK real estate market to the new post. Most recently, Anya served as relationship manager for Santander’s Corporate & Commercial Real Estate division, where she specialised in commercial real estate finance.
In her new role, Anya will report directly to Leumi UK’s head of property finance, Alasdair Houghton, and will be responsible for building on the bank’s expertise in financing residential and commercial property developments – working closely with new and existing clients in order to identify their needs and achieve their growth targets.
Anya’s appointment closely follows those of Daniel Whiteman and Andrew Boyce, and marks the bank’s commitment to its business strategy under CBO Andy Mallin. Leumi UK looks to accelerate the growth of its business by adding new talent to its front-line teams and building on the exceptional service it offers its customers.
Commenting on the appointment, Alasdair Houghton, head of Property Finance, says: “We are thrilled to have Anya on board – her enthusiasm and understanding of the UK property market strengthens our team and ensures our high standards are maintained.”
Anya says: “I am delighted to be joining Leumi UK’s property finance team and very much look forward to leveraging my experience to help the bank achieve its growth objectives – building on its existing offering and maintaining its reputation for lasting, productive relationships.”
With a well-established reputation in a range of construction and investment projects, Leumi UK’s Property Finance department takes pride in its close relationships with developers and investors to facilitate both the construction and refinancing of residential, mixed-use and commercial property, student accommodation, care homes and retirement living projects.