SME Banker of the Year: Episode 5, Lori Darlington (RBC Bank)
A 1-to-1 interview/discussion with selected senior SME Banker from well-recognized financial institution in an informal manner. Each podcast is led about personal motivation, leadership, work passion, including a few business-oriented questions.
As business owners everywhere are navigating the turbulent business environment that is 2020, they are often turning to their bankers for guidance. To understand how this works in practice, Efma’s SME banking expert Lukas Dzuroska spoke with Lori Darlington, VP, Small Business, Business Financial Services Strategy & Partnerships at Royal Bank of Canada. Lori is the 5th nominee for Efma/Mastercard 2020 SME Banker of the Year Award.
In this latest installment of the Efma-Mastercard SME Banking podcast, the two talk about the criticality of SMEs to the global economy. They also touched upon the difficulties business owners face in finding the right balance between physical and digital operations. With so many options and resources now available, RBC is helping businesses cut through the clutter in order to find the most optimal solutions to managing increasingly convergent bricks-and-mortar and online models.