Heritage Bank has appointed Mr Paul Williams as Interim Chief Financial Officer.
In this capacity Mr Williams will assume responsibility for Heritage’s financial operations as well as incorporating his current responsibilities as Chief Strategy and Investment Officer.
Mr Peter Cleary, the Chief Financial Officer, is on extended personal leave.
CEO Mr Peter Lock said Mr Williams has been with Heritage for a number of years, initially as the Bank’s Treasurer.
In that role, and in his current position, Mr Williams has had significant involvement in the Bank’s capital management, treasury and financial affairs.