Handelsbanken moves in at Ackhurst Business Park

Whittle Jones Chartered Surveyors acting on behalf of Northern Trust has announced Handelsbanken as the most recent letting at its prestigious office scheme, Ackhurst Business Park, Chorley.

Handelsbanken AckhurstFounded in 1871, Handelsbanken is one of Sweden's leading banks with over 820 branches worldwide. In the UK the Bank has been undergoing an expansion programme and Handelsbanken Chorley is one of over 180 opened so far.

The company said: “Once the decision to open Handelsbanken Chorley was made, it was vital that the bank was able to secure a branch location which would be able to support its long term plans in the area. Having considered various options, Ackhurst Business Park was the stand out choice providing immediate, modern accommodation and ample car parking for our customers.

"Having now moved into our new offices we are looking forward to building the Handelsbanken name within the local community and welcoming our new corporate and individual banking customers.” Tom Clarke, management surveyor at Whittle Jones added: “We are delighted that Handelsbanken chose Ackhurst Business Park as the location for their new Chorley branch and we are delighted to welcome them to the estate."