Gareth Bullock – President

Gareth is the current chairman of The Development Bank of Wales PLC. and Senior Independent Director of Informa PLC. He was a former Trustee of the board of the British Council. He retired in 2010 from the Board of Standard Chartered PLC where he was Group Executive Director responsible for Africa, Middle East, Europe and the America as well as chairing Risk and Special Assets Management. He had both wide functional and international experience, having been Head of Corporate Banking in Hong Kong, CEO Africa, Group Chief Information Officer and Head of Strategy. Gareth has held numerous board positions, inter alia, Tesco PLC, Tesco Personal Financial Group Ltd, Spirax-Sarco Engineering PLC, Fleming Family & Partners Ltd, British Bankers’ Association and Global Market Group Ltd.