Chief Executive Officer Cynergy Bank
Nick Fahy is Chief Executive Officer of Cynergy Bank, the UK’s human digital bank serving the needs of ‘scale up’ or medium sized and fast growing SMEs, professionals, high net worth and mass affluent individuals. He is a highly experienced financial professional having worked within the banking sector for over 20 years across the UK, Ireland and Australia.
Nick has been CEO of the bank since December 2015. During his tenure he has overseen the acquisition of Bank of Cyprus UK by Cynergy Capital Limited in November 2018, and the rebrand to Cynergy Bank in December 2018. The acquisition forms part of his ambitious plans for the future of Cynergy Bank, enabling the bank to grow its franchise across the UK and internationally and redefine banking with the human digital bank. The Cynergy Bank human and digital model transforms banking for customers who still value a face-to-face relationship enabled by the latest digital technology. Nick signed a partnership with Google Cloud and Wipro to continue to evolve the human bank.
Nick joined Cynergy Bank from the Westpac Banking Corporation where he had been State General Manager for the bank’s retail and business banking operation in Western Australia. Prior to Westpac, he spent 17 years with Bank of Ireland Group in a variety of leadership roles, including Chief Operating Officer for Bank of Ireland’s retail banking operation in the UK and Ireland, and managing director for Northern Ireland; and MD for the Banks Post Office’s UK-wide financial services operation.