Will Samuel

Chairman

Mr Samuel is Chairman of Tilney Group Limited. He is also Chairman of TSB Banking Group, which he took through IPO after the de-merger from Lloyds Bank plc. Prior to this Mr Samuel was Chairman of Howdens Joinery Group, Chairman of Ecclesiastical Insurance Group plc,  Senior Advisor to Lazard & Co Ltd and Senior Advisor to the Prudential Regulation Authority (formerly the Financial Services Authority), a director of Schroders plc, Co-Chief Executive Officer at Schroder Salomon Smith Barney (a division of Citigroup Inc), Vice Chairman, European Investment Bank of Citigroup Inc, Chairman of H P Bulmer plc, Deputy Chairman of Inchcape plc, a non-executive director of the Edinburgh Investment Trust plc and a Trustee and Honorary Treasurer of International Alert.

Mr Samuel is a Chartered Accountant and has a first class Honours Degree in Chemistry.