Angela Knight

Senior Independent Non-executive Director

Angela Knight CBE was appointed to the Board in September 2011. She is a member of the Audit, Risk, Remuneration & Nominations and Governance Committees.

A wealth of knowledge and experience, stemming from her previous chief executive and Non-executive Director roles enables Angela to deliver scrutiny and independent oversight to the Board. Her prior experience as a Member of Parliament and Treasury Minister also bring a unique and valuable perspective to Board discussions. 

Angela has had a longstanding career which has included Chief Executive roles at Energy UK, the British Bankers’ Association and the Association of Private Client Investment Managers and Stockbrokers. She has held previous Non-executive Directorships at Lloyds TSB, Scottish Widows and Brewin Dolphin Holdings plc.

External appointments: Non-executive Director of Taylor Wimpey PLC; Non-executive Director of Arbuthnot Latham & Co Ltd; Non-executive Director of Provident Financial Group Plc; and Board member of Encore Capital Group Inc.