Backing Scottish businesses

From start-ups to global exporters, we’ve been backing Scottish businesses for over 300 years.

We understand the current challenges and opportunities facing Scotland, meaning our teams can provide the right practical support for your business.

Here are a few examples of businesses we've helped in 2015.

Schuh Logo

£42.5m

Funding in support of strategic goals.

Browns food group Logo

£20m

Funding to support strategic growth and investment.

Tulloch homes logo

£30m

Funding to support growth strategy.

PDG Helecopters Logo

Undisclosed

Funding to support business strategy.

miller homes Logo

£210m

Term loan and revolving credit facility. Bank of Scotland were joint mandated lead arranger.

EH1 Limited Logo

£24.5m

Term loan and acquisition facility to support growth.

We are committed to maintaining our support for businesses in Scotland. Whatever your business ambitions, we’ll provide the insight and guidance you need to help you achieve your goals.

Our people

Gordon Rate
Gordon Rate Head of Scotland – SME & Corporate Financial Markets

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Nick Laird
Nick Laird Regional Managing Director, Commercial Banking, Bank of Scotland

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Jane Clark-Hutchinson
Jane Clark-Hutchinson Regional Director, Mid Markets, Commercial Banking

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Tony Oakley
Tony Oakley Head of Social Housing, Mid Markets, Commercial Banking, Bank of Scotland

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Stuart White
Stuart White Regional Director, North of Scotland, Commercial Banking, Bank of Scotland

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Colin Walls
Colin Walls Head of Trading and Working Capital, Commercial Banking, Bank of Scotland

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Fraser Sime
Fraser Sime Director, SME Banking, Bank of Scotland

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Gillian Henderson
Gillian Henderson Commercial Director, Commercial Banking, Bank of Scotland

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Pete Flockhart
Pete Flockhart Regional Relationship Director, Commercial Banking

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