Leadership Council

TheCityUK’s Leadership Council brings together a cross-sectoral group of the most senior leaders from the industry. The Council approves our strategy and its members lead on major programmes of work.

The Leadership Council (formerly known as the Advisory Council) works alongside the Board of Directors to ensure that we achieve our objectives and meet the demands of our members. These meetings are regularly attended by Government Ministers, senior regulators, Ambassadors and other leading stakeholders.

TheCityUK Leadership Council

Name Position Company
Lord Mayor of The City of London *   City of London Corporation
Sir Adrian Montague** Chair – Leadership Council TheCityUK
Paul Stanley Client Group Lead UK and Ireland, Financial Services Accenture
Philippe Tromp UK Chair American International Group (AIG)
Dominic Christian Global Chairman Reinsurance Solutions Aon
Michael Cole-Fontayn Chairman Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME)
Jon Dye Chair Association of British Insurers
George Culmer Chairman Aviva
Claire Ighodaro Chair, AXA XL UK Entities AXA XL
Tomás Varela Group Chief Financial Officer Banco Sabadell
Bernard Mensah President of EMEA & co-head of Global FICC Trading Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Sam Woods Deputy Governor, Prudential Regulation and CEO of the PRA Bank of England
Nigel Higgins Chairman Barclays Bank plc
Rachel Lord Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa BlackRock
Constantin Cotzias Director Bloomberg Europe
Anne-Marie Verstraeten UK Country Head BNP Paribas 
Susan Revell Deputy Chair, EMEA General Counsel BNY Mellon
Andy Maguire Chair, Global Banking Boston Consulting Group
Sir George Iacobescu Executive Chairman Canary Wharf Group
James Bardrick Head of Citi and Cluster Head, UK, Jersey, Israel Citigroup
Catherine McGuinness Chairman of Policy and Resources Committee City of London Corporation 
Jeroen Ouwehand Global Senior Partner Clifford Chance
Hubert Reynier Senior Country Officer Crédit Agricole CIB
David Mathers Chief Financial Officer Credit Suisse AG
Richard Houston Senior Partner and Chief Executive Deloitte LLP
Tiina Lee DB UK and Ireland CEO Deutsche Bank AG
Simon Levine Global Co-Chief Executive DLA Piper
Andy Baldwin Global Managing Partner, Client Service EY
Peter Horrell Chairman, Fidelity Holdings (UK) Ltd Fidelity International
Charles Randell Chairman, FCA and Payments Systems Regulator Financial Conduct Authority
Mark Hoban Chair Financial Services Skills Commission
Edward Braham Senior Partner Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Richard Gnodde Vice Chairman Goldman Sachs
Sean Hanafin Group President Greensill Capital
Lyndon Trott Chairman Guernsey Finance
James Palmer Chair and Senior Partner Herbert Smith Freehills
Sharon Lewis Partner, Global Head of Financial Institutions Sector Hogan Lovells 
Mark Tucker Chairman HSBC Holdings
Andre Villeneuve Chairman ICE Benchmarks Administration
Stuart Williams President ICE Futures Europe
Doug Sharp Chief Executive, EMEA Invesco
Viswas Raghavan Chief Executive Officer EMEA J.P. Morgan
Richard Weil Chief Executive Janus Henderson Investors
Joe Moynihan CEO Jersey Finance
Bill Michael UK Chairman and Senior Partner KPMG
Gideon Moore Firmwide Managing Partner Linklaters LLP
Bruce Carnegie-Brown Chairman Lloyd’s of London
Robin Budenberg Chairman Lloyds Banking Group
Don Robert Chairman London Stock Exchange Group
Mike Evans Chairman M&G plc
Rick McVey Chairman and Chief Executive Officer MarketAxess
Christopher J Lay Chief Executive Officer, UK & Ireland Marsh
Brian Ledbetter Senior Partner McKinsey & Company
Clare Woodman CEO and Head of EMEA Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc
Andreas Gustafsson Senior Vice President & Chief Counsel Nasdaq
Jonathan Lewis Chief Executive Nomura International 
Kester Scrope Chief Executive Odgers Berndtson
Andy Briggs Group Chief Executive Officer Phoenix Group
Kevin Ellis Chairman and Senior Partner PwC
David W. Craig CEO Refinitiv
Kevin Parry Chairman Royal London Group
Martin Scicluna Chairman RSA Group
Peter Harrison Chief Executive Officer Schroders
Philip Grant Chairman Scottish Financial Enterprise
Barnabas Reynolds Global Head of Financial Institutions Regulatory & Financial Institution Advisory Shearman & Sterling
Charlotte Stalin Partner, Head of Financial Institutions Sector Group Simmons & Simmons
Stephen Cooke Senior Partner Slaughter and May
Christophe Lattuada Group Country Head for the United Kingdom and Ireland Société Générale
José Viñals Group Chairman Standard Chartered Bank
Cuan Coulter Head of EMEA State Street Global Advisors and UK Country Head for State Street Corp. State Street
Keith Skeoch Chairman The Investment Association
Bea Martin Chief Operating Officer Investment Bank, and UK CEO UBS
Bob Wigley Chairman UK Finance
Nicolas Aubert Head of Great Britain  Willis Towers Watson
Tim Bailey Chief Executive Zurich UK

*President   ** Chairman

*President   ** Chairman