Daily News: May 23, 2012

Bibby Financial Services Names Duckett Managing Director, Midwest


Bibby Financial Services announced Sue Duckett has been promoted to managing director of Bibby Financial Services, Midwest. In her new role, Duckett will be responsible for expanding the region’s accounts receivables financing business by providing cash flow solutions to small- and medium-sized companies. She will report directly to Leigh Lones, CEO, Americas.

Duckett joined Bibby Financial Services in 2001 and was most recently the operations director of the Midwest region. Prior to that, she was the operations director, Hastings, for Bibby Financial Services, UK. While there, she grew the office’s client base by 150% and more than doubled the volume of debts factored. Before joining Bibby Financial Services, Duckett worked at the Bank of Scotland.

“Sue brings 16 years of experience in invoice finance to the Midwest region. With her insights and understanding of small business finance, she has an exceptional ability to come up with creative and flexible solutions that help companies grow,” said Lones. “She has a proven track record of success and we are confident in her ability to lead the team.”

Bibby Financial Services is a provider in business cash-flow solutions to small- and medium-sized companies.