Simon Ridley (64)

B Comm, Dip Acc (post graduate), CA(SA)
Appointed: 1 March 2019
Board committee membership:
Nomination and Remuneration Committee (chairman); Audit and Risk Committee

Mr Ridley was the Group Financial Director of the Standard Bank Group until his retirement. He currently serves on a number of boards, including as non-executive director and chairman of Standard Advisory London Limited, Standard Bank London Holdings Limited and non-executive director of Liberty Holdings Limited and Liberty Group Limited.

Experience and expertise:
Strategic leadership; risk management; economic, finance and corporate structuring; legal and regulatory; corporate knowledge and governance; global experience