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Aileen Gillan

Chief Risk Officer

As Chief Risk Officer, Aileen is responsible for management and oversight of the risk and control framework across the bank. This includes ensuring that Metro Bank fulfils its regulatory obligations, while lending safely and sustainably and continuing to give amazing service that surprises and delights customers.

A qualified barrister, Aileen spent the first ten years of her career in a number of advisory roles. Aileen joined Metro Bank from Lloyds Banking Group, where most recently she was Chief Risk Officer for the Asset Finance businesses. Prior to that, she was accountable for the management of risk and compliance across a range of businesses in major financial institutions.

Aileen is married with three children. When not ferrying her children to clubs, and shivering and cheering on touchlines, she is a keen runner.