Bibby Financial Services (BFS) has confirmed David Postings as global chief executive officer, a position he had taken over on an interim basis following the departure of Simon Featherstone in August.

Postings has been BFS’ UK CEO since joining the company in April 2012. During his 37-year experience in financial services, he has held senior roles at TSB, Barclays and TTT Moneycorp.

“I’m delighted to announce David’s permanent appointment as global CEO of Bibby Financial Services. Under his tenure, our UK business has gone from strength to strength. David’s commercial approach, dedication and experience will ensure we continue to grow both our domestic and international funding around the world,” says Michael Bibby, managing director of the Bibby Line Group.

Postings comments: “Bibby Financial Services is a truly progressive business with fantastic people and a genuine commitment to delivering market-leading service to our clients and partners. We want to continue to set the standard for service and value for SMEs globally. I’m delighted to be given this opportunity and look forward to working with the strong leadership team at BFS to continue the positive momentum achieved in recent years.”