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Independent Appeals Reviewer
An external Independent Reviewer, Professor Russel Griggs monitors and scrutinises the appeals process.
He will produce quarterly and annual reports on the overall effectiveness of the banks’ appeals process and is supported by a team of independent auditors. Professor Griggs with his audit team conduct on-site and off-site monitoring of the banks’ appeal process throughout the year, as they determine and fully track the banks processes and work with the individual banks on improvements to their processes.
See Russel Griggs latest report here>>
Starting out from one practice back in September 2007, Managing Partners, Vishal Marwaha and Geoff McCullough, have expanded to incorporate five practices located across the Central Belt. In addition, they offer specialism in the niche but competitive market of homecare visits, through their Visioncare at Home brand.
Also launched in 2007, this business focuses largely on the nursing home market, but also offers residential and corporate services.
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Applying for business finance? It could be quicker than you think
Applying for business finance can feel daunting for SME owners. With businesses to run and limited resources, many could be worried that applying for finance will eat up time they simply don’t have.
Appeals Process encourages better bank conversations for small businesses
Professor Russel Griggs, Independent External Reviewer of the Appeals Process. In my role as Independent External Reviewer of the Appeals Process, I am often asked whether I think the appeals scheme is really improving how small businesses access the right finance.
More businesses make use of the Independent Appeals Process
If you have been turned down for a bank loan, you can appeal that decision through the independent Appeals Process. Professor Russel Griggs is the Independent External Reviewer tasked with overseeing ways in which the process can be improved and ensure greater transparency between the bank and you, the business.