Chief Executive Officer, Personal & Business Banking; NatWest & RBS
Les was appointed CEO of Personal and Business Banking, NatWest and Royal Bank of Scotland in March 2014. Les joined Royal Bank of Scotland as the Managing Director of Retail Products and Marketing in January 2010.
Prior to joining Royal Bank of Scotland, Les served as Group Executive at St George Bank, part of the Westpac Group. Before joining St George, Les spent 11 years at Citibank where he held a series of senior roles including, Head of Wealth Management and Marketing for Asia Pacific and CEO for Citibank Australia. Les was Deputy Chairman of the Australian Bankers Association, a member of Edinburgh University Court and, most recently, a Director of Visa Europe.
Les graduated from the University of Edinburgh with an Honours in Marketing.