Director, Shared Services, NatWest Group, United Kingdom
SWIFT Director since 2005. Deputy Chairman and Chair of the Technology & Production Committee and the HRC Committee of the Board, SWIFT. With 35 years experience at NatWest, John is a senior executive with extensive operational management experience across a range of disciplines including payments, trade, cash management, retail banking and compliance services. Currently responsible for the provision of a range of Shared Services across the bank including property services, supply chain services, shared operations (eg AML, operational tax, remediation) and management of the hub in Poland. From Warrington originally, John studied at Durham University where he obtained a 1st class honours degree in Engineering Science and began his career in engineering at Leyland Vehicles and Ford before joining NatWest in 1985.