Olaf Fitzsimmons – Head of SME Banking – East, Ulster Bank

  • Speaker Bio:

    Olaf Fitzsimmons became the Head of SME Banking – East with Ulster Bank in September 2015, where he is responsible for leading a team of SME Bankers that meet the banking needs and support the growth ambitions of Irish SME’s. Olaf previously held senior positions with the Bank’s Corporate & Institutional Banking arm where he led teams that supported clients across a range of sectors, including most recently retail, distribution, leisure, energy and TMT. Olaf graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from University College Dublin in 1996, qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant from ACCA in 2001 and as a Qualified Financial Adviser from the Institute of Banking in 2012.

    Presentation Title:

    What to consider in preparing a Loan Application

    Presentation Synopsis:

    Olaf will outline the key topics to cover in submitting a funding proposal to a bank, tips on seeking funding and outline some case studies of the type of opportunities that Ulster Bank has recently funded.