Board of Directors

Lord Jitesh Gadhia

Independent Non Executive Director

About Jitesh

Appointed: 1 March 2021

Committee membership:
Nomination & Governance Committee
- Remuneration Committee (Chair)

External appointments:
- Member of the House of Lords since 2016
- Non Executive Director of the Court of Directors of the Bank of England
- Non Executive Director of Compare The Market Limited
- Non-Executive Director of Rolls-Royce Holdings plc
- Director of Accord Healthcare Limited
- Chair and Trustee of the British Asian Trust
- Non Executive Director of Bard Topco Limited

Skills and attributes which support strategy and long term success

- Extensive involvement in public affairs and corporate governance, following his executive career in finance

Career and experience

Jitesh has over 20 years’ executive experience, principally in banking and private equity, having held senior roles at Blackstone, Barclays Capital and ABN AMRO. He previously supported the Letwin Review of the build out rate of residential homes, and was a Non Executive Director at UK Financial Investments Limited, Senior Independent Director of Calisen plc and a Member of the Board of UK Government Investments Limited. Jitesh has extensive remuneration committee experience, including across public and private companies.