Board of Directors

TheCityUK Board of Directors is at the heart of our organisation and brings together a cross-sectoral group of the most senior leaders from the industry. It oversees our strategic objectives, ensures the delivery of our work programme and provides key messages and governance for the recommendations from our work.

TheCityUK Board of Directors

Name Position Company
Anne Richards DBE* Vice Chair Fidelity International
Julie Page Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East and Africa Aon
Hannah Gurga Director General Association of British Insurers
Adam Farkas Chief Executive Officer Association of Financial Markets Europe (AFME)
Jon Whitehouse Group Head of Government Relations Barclays Bank plc
Sarah Melvin Head of UK BlackRock
Christopher Hayward Chairman of Policy and Resources Committee City of London Corporation
Sir William Russell Alderman City of London Corporation
Omar Ali Managing Partner, EMEIA Financial Services EY
Georgia Dawson Senior Partner Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Chris Rhodes President ICE Futures Europe
Edward Braham Chair M&G
Farmida Bi Chair, Europe, Middle East and Asia Norton Rose Fulbright
Galina Dimitrova Director, Investment & Capital Markets The Investment Association
Miles Celic Chief Executive Officer TheCityUK
David Postings Chief Executive UK Finance

Our latest work

TheCityUK response to the FCA’s Primary Market Effectiveness Review and listing reform proposals

TheCityUK response to the FCA’s Primary Market Effectiveness Review and listing reform proposals.

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TheCityUK response to the joint consultation paper from the FCA, the Bank of England and PRA

We support the proposed approach, which aims to ensure that the regime for CTPs complements and does not duplicate or add to the existing requirements for firms and financial market infrastructures (FMIs).

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TheCityUK response to the announcement of the CPTPP Act receiving Royal Assent


Financial services trade surpluses: a tale of two (leading) countries

Press release

Financial and related professional services continue to drive economic growth across the UK


TheCityUK responds to the 2024 Spring Budget


TheCityUK International Conference 2024

TheCityUK International Conference 2024 will bring together influential leaders from across the financial and related professional services industry...

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TheCityUK policymaker roundtable with Paul Scully MP, Former Minister for London

This is an opportunity for members to discuss how London’s role in the global economy can benefit the rest of the UK, with a former Minister for London.

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