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

Financing Britain’s future - TheCityUK’s manifesto for the government

We are calling on the government to prioritise strong collaboration with financial and related professional services to ensure the industry can make an even greater contribution to driving growth – underpinned by policy certainty, stability and predictability.

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TheCityUK response to HMT UK ISA consultation

We welcome government proposals aimed at increasing the flow of UK savings into public markets, which include both listed and quoted companies. A UK ISA could play a role in achieving this objective.

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What will Chancellor Rachel Reeves reveal in her Mansion House speech?


TheCityUK comments on the King’s Speech


TheCityUK comments on the FCA's new listing rules


TheCityUK comments on the appointment of Emma Reynolds MP as Pensions Minister


TheCityUK National Conference 2024

Register for our 2024 event taking place in Birmingham which will discuss how the financial and related professional services industry can address some of the challenges facing the country.

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TheCityUK Annual Conference 2024

In such a pivotal year for the UK and financial and related professional services, our Annual Conference focussed on how the industry can drive economic growth and bolster UK competitiveness.

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