Aldermore Bank has appointed Rebecca Bunyan as chief information officer.

In the role, Bunyan will be responsible for Aldermore’s technical infrastructure, IT operations, and delivery.

She will also play a role in strategic, technical, and business planning, and work with Aldermore’s business finance, mortgages, and savings teams to enhance the bank’s digital offering.

Before Aldermore, Bunyan worked in the insurance technology sector, and also as head of IT for an insurer which operated in both America and Europe.

Bunyan said: “Aldermore has achieved a great deal since it was established and is doing an outstanding job building out its digital offerings to customers.

“I am looking forward to designing and building the team, processes, and environment that will enhance our technological platforms and take delivery and innovation for both colleagues and customers to the next level.”

Bunyan will report to Dana Cuffe, chief operating officer, and will be based in Aldermore’s London office.

Cuffe said: “We are really excited that Rebecca has chosen to join Aldermore. She brings a vast wealth of experience, having worked in IT and digital transformation for 20 years.

“Her experience and track record of building strong performing teams across the globe will be invaluable as we continue to develop our technical capabilities to ensure that our customers are well-positioned to seek and seize opportunities.”