Hilary McVitty

Head of External Affairs

Building Societies Association

Hilary was appointed Head of External Affairs at the Building Societies Association (BSA) in the summer of 2011. Before joining the BSA, she spent many years in senior communication roles both in the building society and banking sectors with the Woolwich and Barclays Retail Bank and immediately before joining the BSA with charity The Pennies Foundation.

The BSA is the trade body that represents building societies and has all 43 societies and 5 of the largest credit unions as members. Five building societies are based in Yorkshire, including three of the five largest.

Hilary has two grown up sons and her external interests include walking long distance paths, garden design and baking.