Robin Budenberg

Chair

Appointed: October 2020 (Board), January 2021 (Chair)


Robin Budenberg

Skills, experience and contribution:

  • Extensive financial services and investment banking experience
  • Strong governance and strategic advisory skills to companies and government
  • Regulatory, public policy and stakeholder management experience
  • Robin spent 25 years advising UK companies and the UK Government while working for S.G. Warburg/UBS Investment Bank, and was formerly Chief Executive and Chairman of UK Financial Investments (UKFI), managing the Government’s investments in UK banks following the 2008 financial crisis. He was awarded a CBE in 2015 for services to the taxpayer and the economy, and is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

External appointments:

Chairman of The Crown Estate.

Board Committees:

Chair of the Nomination and Governance Committee

Member of the Remuneration Committee

Member of the Responsible Business Committee


Other Directors

William Chalmers

Executive Director, Interim Group Chief Executive and Chief Financial Officer

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Alan Dickinson

Deputy Chairman
and Senior Independent Director

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Sarah Legg

Independent Director

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Lord Lupton CBE

Independent Director

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Amanda Mackenzie OBE

Independent Director

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Nick Prettejohn

Independent Director

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Stuart Sinclair

Independent Director 

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Catherine Woods

Independent Director

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Sarah Bentley

Sarah Bentley

RFB Independent Director

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Brendan Gilligan

Brendan Gilligan

RFB Independent Director

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Nigel Hinshelwood

Brendan Gilligan

RFB Senior Independent Director

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