Appointed: December 2020
Tenure: 1 year
Membership: PLC, LMGL, ARC (Chair), NomCo, RemCo
Skills and Experience:
• Qualified chartered accountant and experienced chief financial officer, with a background in risk and operations management
• Extensive financial services regulatory experience, alongside a track record in mergers and acquisitions and strategic consulting
Robin has over 30 years financial services experience in leading and advising finance, risk, operational and strategic teams in a wide range of regulated financial services organisations. Most recently, he was chief financial officer of Yorkshire Building Society, having held a variety of senior executive roles there after working as finance and commercial director for a number of mortgage servicing companies, and as both a strategy consultant and financial services regulator. Robin graduated in law at Cambridge and qualified as a chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse.
Robin’s experience as an accountant and his strong professional and financial services background are key attributes to the long- term sustainability of the Group.
• Non-executive director and chair of the audit committee at Belmont Green Finance Limited
• Senior independent director, non-executive director, and chair of the risk and remuneration committees at Bank North Limited