Group Chief Executive, Chair of the Executive and Retail Credit Committees and member of the Asset & Liability and Non-Executive Remuneration Committees.
“I’ve been with Skipton for over 25 years and remain passionate about its purpose, focused on its customers and continual improvement. Skipton is a trusted business that aspires to consistently provide excellent service and build strong relationships with its customers. It’s important to me that I can lead a team to build a trusted, values-driven Society, which inspires its people. My ambition for the business is for Skipton to thrive and be a beacon for our customers in a confusing financial world.”
David has a wealth of experience of the Society having been its chief executive for the last 11 years. The Board believes he is the right person to continue to lead the Society and its team in delivering value to members, whilst continuing to develop its financial strength. He’s had roles in many areas of our business, including periods as Operations Director, Group Corporate Development Director and Head of Internal Audit. He joined the Board in 2000. He is a qualified chartered accountant, Trustee of the Moorlands Learning Trust and a former Chair of the Building Societies Association.