Joined Board: 2000.
Responsibilities: Group Chief Executive, Chairman of the Executive and Retail Credit Committees and member of the Asset & Liability Committee.
Previous experience: A Chartered Accountant, joined the Society as Head of Internal Audit.
Other directorships: Council member of the Building Societies Association and Trustee of The Craven Educational Trust.
What I bring to the Board: Over 20 years’ experience working in many areas of the business, including periods as Operations Director and Group Corporate Development Director.
In what ways are you helping to make a difference? Leading a team to build a trusted, values-driven Society which inspires its people.
What is your ambition for the business? For Skipton to thrive and be a beacon for our customers in a confusing financial world.
What does Skipton mean to you? A trusted business which delivers savings and mortgages to its members with the human touch.
What makes you tick? Learning something new every day and witnessing continuous improvement.
Beyond work: Married with three children. Keen hockey player and occasional golfer.