11 September, 2015
Local business owner and cattle operator, Lee White, has this week joined the team at Suncorp Bank Roma.
Lee joined the team of two dedicated Suncorp Bank Relationship Managers to bolster the support for agribusiness owners navigating seasonal changes in Roma and surrounding areas.
Suncorp Bank Regional Manager for South West Queensland, David Littleproud, said Lee has a natural appreciation and strong understanding for the local community and their banking needs having grown up and worked in the area.
“Lee’s 14 years experience in banking and agribusiness coupled with a strong rural and local understanding, made her the ideal person to join our team,” Mr Littleproud said.
“Suncorp Bank prides itself on building great teams with people who offer valuable insights, local knowledge and passion for the regions in which they operate, and the appointment of Lee is no exception.
“Lee will be a familiar face for many people in the local community. She has built her family life here, currently running a family cattle operation north of Roma and an award winning local building company with her husband.
“Having personally experienced the challenges and opportunities associated with operating a business and working on the land, Lee’s unique skillset will play a pivotal role in supporting our local customers.”
Suncorp Bank Relationship Manager, Lee White, said she was thrilled to join a company which shared her passion and commitment for supporting local agribusinesses.
“I have a longstanding connection to the local community and surrounding areas , and understand firsthand many of the challenges faced by local businesses,” Mrs White said.
“I have always been very passionate about agribusiness and feel very lucky to be joining a company which shares my view on the importance of building sustainable, successful businesses in the long term.”
Lee White is now on board and can be contacted on 07 4624 1040.
Media Contact: Meghan Henricks 07 3135 2647 or 0408 533 590
About Suncorp: Suncorp Group includes leading general insurance, banking, life insurance and superannuation brands in Australia and New Zealand. The Group has 14,500 employees and relationships with nine million customers. Suncorp Group Limited is a Top 20 ASX-listed company with $94 billion in assets. Suncorp Bank is Australia’s leading regional bank servicing more than one million personal, SME and agribusiness customers.