Metro Bank to cut controversial ties with founder’s wife – whose company was paid over £21m

The Telegraph | May 17, 2019 at 2:14 PM
  • Metro Bank has promised to end its controversial relationship with founder Vernon Hill’s wife by the end of next year following growing criticism about payments made to her design firm.
  • The decision marks a u-turn for the lender and its flamboyant founder Mr Hill.
  • Since it was set up in 2010, Metro has paid over £21m into Shirley Hill’s architecture firm InterArch.