Anthony Thomson

Co-Founder Of Metro Bank & Atom Bank

A Co-Founder of Metro Bank, Anthony Thomson is a leading figure in the financial world. Establishing the first high-street bank in over 150 years, metro Bank was set up on the principles of excellent customer service and convenience, with branches being open seven days a week, 361 days a year.

A financial marketing guru, Anthony Thomson is an ideal finance speaker for any event looking to widen its knowledge of the processes involved in running an efficient and effective financial services outlet. Hugely knowledgeable and experienced, Anthony Thomson is one of the most popular authorities on the keynote speaker circuit.

Starting his ownership of financial services outlets in 1987 by founding City Financial Marketing, Anthony Thomson led the firm as Group CEO to become the largest financial specialist communications group in Europe by the time of sale of the company, selling it to Publicis, the 4th Largest Agency Group. Anthony Thomson then founded the Financial Services Forum, an independent membership organisation for any executives interested in financial services marketing.

Understanding the importance of network and marketing in many aspects of the corporate world, Anthony Thomson is a pre-eminent business speaker who can energize businesses to be more savvy with their finances and public reputation. Leaving Metro Bank in 2012, Anthony Thomson set out to create a new online-only bank, Atom bank, with former-First Direct chief Mark Mullen. With high street bank users falling, Thomson believes the future is in digital banking, with Atom Bank leading the way into the future of financial services.

Appearing in prestigious business rankings including the Evening Standard’s 1000 Most Influential Londoners, Anthony Thomson is a leading authority in the future of banking and makes for a compelling finance speaker for events and business conferences.

To book Anthony Thomson as the finance speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, Anthony is known to cover the following topics:

  • Business Speaker
  • Finance Speaker
  • Financial Marketing
  • Digital Banking
  • Customer Service