Lloyds TSB Corporate Markets has appointed Patrick Sherrington as a director in its corporate asset finance division. He joins after nine years with Lombard Corporate Finance where he focused on a number of sectors including transport, aerospace, power and utilities as well as wholesale finance and the purchase of operating lease portfolios.

Sherrington is joining Lloyds TSB Corporate Markets with a remit to focus on asset finance solutions for the aviation and industrial sectors.

He will work with Vasgen Edwards, managing director of corporate asset finance who was appointed last year from GE Capital to build the bank’s corporate asset finance business.

Sherrington joins recent hires Anup Sangha from Hewlett Packard as corporate asset finance risk manager and Michael Buffham who was appointed to the newly created position of marketing director for the division.