Senior Independent Director
Date of appointment:
1 April 2017 (Board)
1 January 2018 (Senior Independent Director)
Contribution to the Board:
Mark, a former senior investment banker, brings comprehensive financial services knowledge and substantial FTSE 100 board experience to the Board. A former boardroom adviser, Mark contributes significant banking and corporate transformation expertise in particular, alongside a range of customer and wider stakeholder engagement skills.
Mark has held various senior roles at Credit Suisse/BZW during his executive career, including Deputy Chairman, CSFB Europe and Chairman, UK Investment Banking, CSFB.
Mark has served as a non-executive director on company boards across a range of industry sectors, including BG Group plc, as Senior Independent Director of Kingfisher plc, and as Deputy Chairman of G4S plc. He has significant experience of chairing committees and as a Senior Independent Director.
Current external appointments:
- Non-executive director of Smiths Group plc
- Non-executive director and trustee of The Brooklands Museum
- Group Audit Committee
- Group Performance and Remuneration Committee
- Group Nominations and Governance Committee