Sir Christopher Kelly
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed as a Senior Independent Non-Executive Director on 14 November 2014.
- Remuneration Committee
- Nominations Committee
Skills and experience
Chris chaired the Group’s independent review which considered the events leading up to the re-capitalisation plan for The Co-operative Bank plc in 2013. He currently chairs the Kings Fund (the health and social care think tank) and the Responsible Gambling Strategy Board. He is also a Non-Executive member on the Oversight Board of the Office for Budget Responsibility and a Trustee of the Canal and River Trust. Previous roles include chairing the Committee on Standards in Public Life, the Financial Ombudsman Service and the NSPCC. For many years he was a senior public servant, mostly in HM Treasury but latterly as Permanent Secretary of the Department of Health.