HSBC - John Robinson

John joined what was then Midland Bank in 1979 in Scunthorpe. As his career progressed, he spent time as Branch Manager (Cleethorpes) and as local Business Banking Manager, before taking up his present role in 2008.

Now Senior Commercial Banking Manager for HSBC Bank for the Grimsby area (including Cleethorpes, Immingham, Louth, Mablethorpe and Market Rasen), John's role is to build and maintain both commercial and professional relationships in order to raise HSBC's profile in the local community by understanding the needs of businesses, whilst at the same time providing a quality service.Married to Ellen, he lives in Grimsby and has 2 sons who are both studying at Sheffield University.

John views QUID as a new, exciting and ongoing local initiative, which will provide a vehicle for topicaldebate and knowledge-sharing between members and local specialist advisers.