CEO and Board

The company is governed by a framework of Boards and committees. Find out who sits on each board or committee, personal biographies and terms of references.

Read the biographies of RBS Chief Executive Ross McEwan and Chairman Sir Philip Hampton.

Group Board

Group Board

The principal decision-making forum for the company. It has overall responsibility for leading and controlling the company and is accountable to shareholders for financial and operational performance. The Board approves Group strategy and monitors performance.

Executive Committee

Executive Committee

Manages Group wide issues and operational issues material to the broader Group. The committee considers Group strategy, finance and budget, capital allocations, risk strategy and policy and risk management.

Board Risk Committee

Board Risk Committee

Provides oversight and advice to the Board in relation to current and potential future risk exposures of the Group and future risk strategy, including determination of risk appetite and tolerance.

Group Performance and Remuneration Committee

Group Performance and Remuneration Committee

Overview of the Group's remuneration policy and remuneration governance framework, ensuring that remuneration arrangements are consistent with and promote effective risk management. 

Group Nominations Committee

Group Nominations Committee

Assists the Board in the formal selection and appointment of directors having regard to the overall balance of skills, knowledge, experience and diversity on the Board. 

Group Sustainabiltiy Committee

Group Sustainabiltiy Committee

Responsible for overseeing and challenging how management is addressing sustainability and reputation issues relating to all stakeholder groups.

Group Audit Committee

Group Audit Committee

Assists the Board in discharging its responsibilities in relation to the disclosure of the financial affairs of the Group.

RBS Capital Resolution Board Oversight Committee

RBS Capital Resolution Board Oversight Committee

Oversees the actions of RBS Capital Resolution's management, including implementation of its strategy.