Martin has considerable knowledge and understanding of the financial services sector and board experience. Previous roles include Senior Independant Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Worldpay Group plc, Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee at Lloyds Banking Group plc, 34 years at Deloitte LLP, 26 years of which as Partner, Chairman of Deloitte LLP from 1995 to 2007, Director, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu from 1999 to 2007 and membership of the Financial Services Trade and Investment Board from 2013 to 2015.
External appointments: Chairman of Great Portland Estates plc.
Board contribution: Martin has held board positions for over 20 years. He brings valuable experience in developing strategy and evaluating business opportunities along with understanding of the financial services sector and how it operates. He ensures the Board operates effectively, promoting constructive engagement with shareholders and other stakeholders.