Founded in 1849, Ipswich Building Society is one of the UK’s most trusted building societies. It is committed to its mutual status, which allows it to put members’ interests first. The building society prides itself on providing a full range of financial services for Suffolk’s rural and coastal communities. These include mortgages, loans, savings products, insurance cover and financial advice.

While, fortunately, Ipswich Building Society has not yet experienced a disaster, it recognises the importance of having an effective business continuity plan to mitigate its most likely risks: head office or a branch being inaccessible and key systems being unavailable due to a power or hardware failure. Ronnie Weston, Assistant General Manager Technical Services explains Ipswich Building Society chose Sungard Availability Services as its BC partner because, “We know Sungard is the biggest specialist provider and has a brilliant track record.”

Our Mortgage Department may have accounts that must complete by the end of the business day to avoid financial penalties.

Assistant General Manager Technical Services, Ipswich Building Society