A member of the Risk and Nominations Committees.
“I was delighted to join the Society’s board in 2016 following a number of years as a non-executive director with Skipton’s financial advice business. I’ve got to know the broader business of the Society well and, importantly, what it stands for – especially in terms of serving customers who are at the heart of everything we do. My personal goal is to continue to play my part in ensuring we continue to really understand our customers’ needs and provide them with the right solutions.”
Mark brings 30 years’ experience in commercial and financial services. He’s operated at director/CEO level for the last 15 years in plc and private businesses in the UK and internationally, including as CEO of St James’s Place plc, CEO of Virgin Direct (secondment) and as Director of Henderson Investors plc. He joined the Board in 2016.
In 2012, he was appointed by the Cabinet Office to chair the Employee Benefit Trust of My CSP Limited. He’s also a board member and acting Chairman of My CSP Limited, a pensions administration mutual company, Vice Chairman at British Ski and Snowboard Limited, Non-Executive Director of Coutts & Co and Chairman of Equiniti Financial Services Limited.