Appointments: Blu Sky Chartered Accountants up their numbers

Blu Sky Chartered Accountants in North Shields has taken on a new member of staff

Samantha Grigg, Blu Sky Chartered Accountants
Samantha Grigg, Blu Sky Chartered Accountants

Samantha Grigg, 22, from Blackhall, Gateshead, has joined the team as a marketing and administration assistant, having graduated from Newcastle University Law School in the summer.

Sam will assist in both internal and external marketing, ensuring client relationships are the best they can be.

She previously worked at a large supermarket retail store in Hartlepool to fund herself through college and university, but quickly realised that the northern side of the Tyne was the place for her.

Bank’s management team is boosted

Allied Irish Bank (GB) has strengthened its management team in Newcastle with the appointment of a new manager, Shaun Fooy, who will be a valuable addition to the North East team as it focuses on developing lasting banking relationships with owner-managed businesses across a wide range of sectors.

Shaun, a graduate of York University, has 23 years’ business banking experience, predominantly in the North East. He has worked in commercial lending, business development and relationship management.

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