NatWest Group announces Geeta Gopalan to join its Board as Independent Director

– UK, Edinburgh –  NatWest Group plc (LON: NWG) today announced the appointment of Geeta Gopalan to its Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director effective from 1 July 2024.

“I am delighted to welcome Geeta to NatWest Group. Geeta will be a valuable addition to the board, bringing substantial financial and banking expertise, combined with a strong track record as a plc non-executive director.”said Board Chairman, Howard Davies.

About Geeta Gopalan

Geeta Gopalan is currently a non-executive director of Virgin Money UK PLC, serving as Risk Committee Chair; Intrum S.A, Europe’s largest credit investment and collections company; Funding Circle plc – the largest fintech platform for SME lending in the UK, serving as Senior Independent Director and Audit Committee Chair; and as Trustee and Finance Committee Chair at The Old Vic Theatre.

Her previous non-executive directorships include Dechra Pharmaceuticals Ltd, a leading FTSE 150 veterinary pharmaceuticals company, serving as Remuneration Committee Chair; Ultra Electronics Plc, a highly specialized software company that supplies solutions for defense, transport and aerospace; Wizink Bank SA, a private equity owned digital bank in Spain; Vocalink, the operator for the UK national payments infrastructure; Trustee Pilotlight, an enterprise focused on bringing business skills to the third sector; and as Vice-Chair and Member of the England Committee Big Lottery Fund, which is the largest non-government funder of community development in the UK and one of the largest globally.

Geeta Gopalan has spent over 20 years in various executive roles across banking and fintechs. She is also a Qualified accountant (Chartered Accountants Institute, India).


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