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Richard Lees

Chief Risk Officer

Richard is responsible for management and oversight of the risk and control framework across the bank.

Prior to joining Metro Bank, Richard was Chief Risk Officer for the Co-Operative Bank. He is an experienced CRO and has extensive knowledge of credit risk management having held senior roles at the Co-Operative Bank and Lloyds Banking Group.

Outside of work, Richard is a keen walker along with his wife and cocker spaniel, and enjoys nothing more than long hikes in the Lake District. He’s also an avid Liverpool supporter.