Keith is chairman of the remuneration committee and a member of the audit and risk oversight and nominations committees. He was appointed as the senior independent director in January 2017.
Prior to joining the board Keith had a wide-ranging career in the financial services sector. Keith was chief executive of Aviva Global Investors, having previously been an executive director and partner of James Capel & Co and then Lazards. He was also a board director of NPI and chief executive officer of NPI Asset Management and, more recently, an adviser to Lloyds Bank plc.
Keith is an experienced non-executive director, having acted as chairman for Execution Noble and as a non-executive director of F&C Asset Management PLC, Just Retirement Holdings, Chairman of Haitong Securities and a senior adviser to Permira. Presently he is Chairman of Pemberton Asset Management Holdings and a non-executive director within Aon.