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Meet the team

Board of Directors

Giving strong oversight to the Bank's activities, the Board sets the strategy. It’s also responsible for corporate governance and social responsibility as well as its core duty of protecting and enhancing shareholder interests.

Vernon W. Hill, II

Chairman Read Vernon's Bio

Craig Donaldson

Chief Executive Officer Read Craig's Bio

Michael Brierley

Chief Financial Officer Read Michael's Bio

Ben Gunn

Board of Directors Read Ben's Bio

Lord Howard Flight

Board of Directors Read Howard's Bio

Keith Carby

Board of Directors Read Keith's Bio

Stuart Bernau

Board of Directors Read Stuart's Bio

Gene Lockhart

Board of Directors Read Gene's Bio

Roger Farah

Board of Directors Read Roger's Bio

Sir Michael Snyder

Board of Directors Read Michael's Bio

Executive Leadership Team

Metro Bank's top leaders have decades of hands-on industry experience. The team is responsible for the effective day-to-day running of the bank and delivering the strategic objectives of the Board. 

Craig Donaldson

Chief Executive Officer Read Craig's Bio

Michael Brierley

Chief Financial Officer Read Michael's Bio

Aileen Gillan

Chief Risk Officer Read Aileen's Bio

Danielle Harmer

Chief People Officer Read Danielle's Bio

Aisling Kane

Chief Operating Officer Read Aisling's Bio

Iain Kirkpatrick

Managing Director - Retail Banking Read Iain's Bio

Paul Riseborough

Chief Commercial Officer Read Paul's Bio

Mark Stokes

Managing Director - Commercial Banking Read Mark's Bio

Ian Walters

Managing Director – Business and Private Banking Read Ian's Bio

Advisory Board

Offering the Leadership teams a visionary perspective, the Advisory Board develops strategic insights to help guide the bank forward to meet the opportunities and challenges ahead. 

Jamie Reuben

Advisory Board Vice Chairman, Principal Reuben Brothers and Managing Partner, Melbury Capital Read Jamie's Bio

Andrew B. Cohen

Co-Founder and MD, Cohen Private Ventures Read Andrew's Bio

John Roddan

Founder JMS Realty Read John's Bio

Rachael Robathan

Councillor for Westminster City Council Read Rachael's Bio

Jeff Dishner

Senior Management Director, Starwood Capital Group Read Jeff's Bio

Denzyl Feigelson

Advisor to Apple Read Denzyl's Bio

Harrison LeFrak

Vice Chairman LeFrak Property Read Harrison's Bio

Jacopo Pessina

Director M&A and Healthcare Innovation International, Walgreens Boots Alliance Read Jacopo's Bio

Mary Ricks

President and CEO of Kennedy Wilson Europe Read Mary's Bio

Tom Smith

Founder, Prescott Investors Read Tom's Bio

Amit Bhatia

Executive Chairman Hope Construction Materials, Managing Partner Swordfish investments; Vice Chairman Queens Park Rangers Read Amit's Bio

Rohan Silva

Entreprenuer in Residence at Index Ventures and Co-founder at Second Home Read Rohan's Bio