Chris Grigg

Chair designate

Chris joined the Board in August 2021 and will succeed Will Samuel as Chair upon FCA approval. Chris is also Chair of the newly formed UK Infrastructure Bank and is Senior Independent Director at BAE Systems plc, where he has served on the Board for the last 8 years. From 2009 until November last year, he was CEO of British Land plc, the FTSE 100 real estate company. Prior to that, he was Chief Executive of Barclays’ Commercial Bank and previously Group Treasurer. He also spent almost 20 years at Goldman Sachs, latterly as a Partner.