Deputy Chair of the Board, Senior Independent Director and a member of the Audit, Nominations and Remuneration Committees.
“I joined the Society’s Board in 2016 after being an Independent Director with Skipton’s financial advice business. I understand the broader Society well, and my goal is to ensure we understand our customers’ needs and provide them with the most appropriate solutions.”
Mark’s experience at senior leadership level in financial advice and investment management enables him to provide relevant insight which is particularly important as the Society develops its financial advice business. He has more than 35 years’ experience in commercial and financial services. His previous roles include CEO of St James’s Place plc, CEO of Virgin Direct and Director of Henderson Investors plc. He is Chair of the mutual company MyCSP Ltd and their employee benefit trust, a Non-Executive Director of Coutts & Co and Chair of Equiniti Financial Services Limited.