South West Mutual
Tony is Executive Director of South West Mutual, a regional mutual challenger bank serving the south west of England and focused on financing a just transition to a low carbon economy.
He has been an advocate for financial system reform over many years as a Senior Fellow of the Finance Innovation Lab, Director of Economics at the RSA and Associate Director, Finance and Economics at the New Economics Foundation. His publications include ‘People Powered Prosperity’, ‘Strategic Quantitative Easing: Public Money for Public Benefit’, and ‘Reforming RBS: Local Banking for the Public Good’: ‘Where Does Money Come From?’ and ‘The British Business Bank: Creating good sustainable jobs’.
Tony’s early career was in the City as a chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse and investment banker with Barclays and Credit Suisse.