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Media contacts

RBS Media Relations

 

The RBS Media Relations teams are the primary spokespeople for RBS. We provide a 24hour service to journalists. Journalists calling out of office hours with an urgent query for the Media Relations team should call +44 (0)131 523 4205

A full list of media contacts, broken down by business, can be found below. The media team can only deal with enquiries from journalists. Customers should contact our general switchboard on 0131 556 8555, or see Customer contacts and frequently asked questions.

Contacts:

Chris Turner
Director of Media Relations
+44 20 7672 4515

 


RBS Media desk


The RBS media desk deals with reputational media issues affecting the bank as well as the key events in the calendar including financial reporting, regulatory announcements and general press issues across the bank.

Contacts:

Linda Harper
Head of RBS Media Desk
+44 131 525 0382

James Abbott
Media Relations Manager
+44 131 523 4205

Andrew Horne
Media Relations Manager
+44 20 7672 1981

 


UK Personal & Business Banking Media Desk


The Personal & Business Banking Media desk deals with all enquiries relating to individual customers, and personal banking products for RBS and NatWest.

Contacts:

Lisa Williams
Head of Personal Banking Media Desk
+44 131 626 3134

Sean Palmer
Personal Banking Media Relations Manager
+44 20 7672 2045

Andrew Neilson
Personal Banking Media Relations Manager
+44 131 626 1839

 


Corporate & Commercial Banking Media Desk


The Corporate & Commercial desk deal with all enquiries relating to corporate & commercial business customers.

Contacts:

Sarah Binnie
Head of Commercial & Private Media Desk
+44 13 1626 6964

Sophie Kydd
Media Relations Manager
+44 20 7672 1692

Joanna Broomes
Media Relations Manager
+44 20 7672 2146

 


NatWest Markets


The NatWest Markets Media Team are the spokespeople for our wholesale banking business serving large corporate and institutional clients trading around the world.

Contacts:

James Abbott
Head of NatWest Markets Media Desk
+44 13 1523 4205

Adam Durchslag
Media Relations Manager
+44 20 7672 1912

 


Campaigns


The Media Campaigns desk deals with longer-term projects, events, visits and proactive initiatives across the bank.

Contacts:

Debbie Phillips
Head of Media Campaigns
+44 20 7672 2978

Jonathan Rennie
Regional PR Manager, Scotland
+44 131 626 3505

Jason Dempsey
Regional PR Manager, London South East
+44 7825 724148

Kate Visser
Regional PR Manager, North
+44 7717 766239

Gemma Collins
Regional PR Manager, Wales
+44 29 2035 3876

Dale Bihari
Media Campaigns Manager
+44 131 626 9911

 


Coutts


The Coutts team is responsible for protecting and enhancing the Coutts brand with the national, regional and international media in which Coutts operates.

Contacts:

Sarah Binnie
Head of Commercial & Private Media Desk
+44 23 1626 6964

Joanna Thorne
Media Relations Manager
+44 55 1657 7725

Anna Stephens
Media Relations Manager
+44 13 1626 2938 

 


Ulster Bank


Ulster Bank media team deal with media enquiries relating to all the various business divisions of Ulster Bank across the island of Ireland.

Contacts:

Pauline Dooley
Senior Media Relations Manager - Republic of Ireland
+353 1 884 7032

Louise Kelly
Media Relations Manager - Republic of Ireland
+353 1 643 1537

Niall Caldwell
Media Relations Manager - Northern Ireland
+44 289 027 6845

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