Last year we teamed up with Lawrence Dallaglio to provide new opportunities for vulnerable young people across the West Midlands through his Dallaglio RugbyWorks initiative. Here our CEO Stephen Hunt examines our reasons for doing so, and asks businesses across the region one simple question – what will your impact be this year?
Solihull-based consumer finance provider BNP Paribas Personal Finance has signed a new, extended agreement with Dixons Carphone. The deal will see the retailer able to offer its customers credit on more products in the new year, including an increasing number of mobile handsets.
With the West Midlands currently home to the highest percentage of young people not in education, employment or training in the UK, more disadvantaged teenagers than ever are slipping through the cracks. We're passionate about helping young people gain skills for the workplace and that’s why we’ve teamed up with England rugby legend Lawrence Dallaglio to bring his Dallaglio RugbyWorks programme to the West Midlands.
Solihull apprentice Taylor Mullins has been recognised for making waves in the town’s business community at this year’s Solihull BID Awards. Taylor, of BNP Paribas Personal Finance, was named the town’s best apprentice during a glittering awards ceremony which recognises the successes of local businesses and their colleagues.
As a leading employer with over 650 colleagues based at the company's Solihull headquarters, BNP Paribas Personal Finance was delighted to be recognised for its achievements at the Solihull BID Excellence Awards. The annual awards run by Solihull Business Improvement District (BID) were held at St Johns Hotel and showcase the breadth of talent and innovation in Solihull town centre.
Colleagues at BNP Paribas Personal Finance were delighted to win two awards at the inaugural Northern Ireland Contact Centre Network Awards held in Belfast. The awards celebrate the talent and achievements within the contact centre industry and BNP Paribas Personal Finance was highly commended as Contact Centre of the Year.