Barclays, Capital One, NewDay, and Stripe execs join UK Finance Board

UK Finance, the trade association representing around 300 financial services firms, has announced four new appointments to its board.

Matt Hammerstein, chief executive of Barclays Bank UK; Lucy-Marie Hagues, chief executive of Capital One UK; John Hourican, chief executive of NewDay Group; and Max Roberts, UK country lead for Stripe, have all joined the Board as of 1 July 2021.

In line with the expiration of their terms agreed with the UK Finance Board, Vim Maru from Lloyds Banking Group and Tracey McDermott from Standard Chartered, stepped down from their roles.

“The banking and finance industry has provided unprecedented support to consumers and businesses throughout the pandemic and into the recovery,” said Bob Wigley, chair of UK Finance. “The UK Finance Board plays a vital role in enabling members to support their customers and wider society, and I welcome the new members and the expertise they bring to help UK Finance continue its excellent work.”

Wigley added: “The Board would like to thank Vim Maru and Tracey McDermott for their significant contributions to the success of UK Finance during their terms and looks forward to welcoming our four new board members.”

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