30 Aug 2018

Investec Corporate Treasury bolsters team with key strategic hire

Matt Benton joins corporate and institutional money markets team 

Investec Corporate Treasury today announced the appointment of Matt Benton as a dealer for its money markets team. The hire forms part of the bank’s commitment to further develop its client cash management and liquidity offering, with a consistent focus on providing tailored products designed to suit clients’ individual needs.


Matt has over 20 years’ experience in corporate treasury and joins as a money markets dealer for corporate and institutional clients. He was most recently at King & Shaxson, where he was responsible for maintaining relationships with a range of local authority and institutional clients across a spectrum of money market instruments. Prior to this, he held roles with Link Asset Services, BGC Partners and The Co-operative Bank.


Andrew Lillywhite, head of Corporate Treasury at Investec, said:


“In the fast-moving world of corporate treasury, it is critical that we continue to evolve our products and services to help clients navigate new opportunities and challenges. Matt brings to the team a depth of knowledge and expertise that we will leverage and build upon as we develop our offering.”


As part of Investec Corporate and Institutional Bank, Corporate Treasury offers innovative risk management solutions and personal service to growth companies, both SMEs, mid-caps and family owned businesses. Its clients span a range of industries including retail, food and beverage, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals and technology.


For more information, please contact:

Fatima Ismat, Lansons (PR agency for Investec CIB)
0207 566 1623


Notes to editors  

Investec Specialist Bank 

Investec is a specialist bank that provides a diverse range of financial products and services to a niche client base in three principal markets: the United Kingdom, South Africa and Australia, as well as certain other countries.


This press release is issued on behalf of Investec Bank plc. Registered address: 30 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7QP. (Reg No. 489604).  Investec Specialist Bank is a brand name of Investec Bank plc, which is a member of the London Stock Exchange.


Investec Bank plc (Reg. no. 489604) is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.