Stafford Railway Building Society appoints Steven Jones as Deputy Chief Executive and Finance Director

  • Steven Jones joins Stafford Railway Building Society as Deputy Chief Executive & Finance Director
  • Previously Steven held a similar role at Hanley Economic Building Society.

Stafford Railway Building Society has appointed Steven Jones as its new Deputy Chief Executive & Finance Director. He joins the Society with over 27 years’ experience in the financial services sector, latterly as Finance Director & Deputy Chief Executive of Hanley Economic Building Society.

Steven lives locally and is married with two daughters. He is a Governor of Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants. Steven has also held board roles on local housing associations and charities including Mind and Age UK.

Steven said “I am delighted to join the team at Stafford Railway Building Society, working alongside Mike and the Board to continue developing the Society into a modern mutual. I am looking forward to bringing my experience to the role and contribute to ensuring Stafford Railway’s future success.”

Michael Smith, Chief Executive at Stafford Railway Building Society, said

“Following an extensive recruitment process, it quickly became apparent that Steven’s significant experience and passion for the building society sector made him the ideal candidate for the role of Deputy Chief Executive & Finance Director. As a Society, we are building a forward-looking organisation committed to its members by providing first class products and services, not only in our heartland but also further afield. Steven will be a great asset in helping us build that prosperous future.”