CEO, RBS Commercial and Private Banking
Date of appointment: Appointed to Executive Committee on 27 February 2014.
Alison Rose is the Chief Executive of the Royal Bank of Scotland’s Corporate, Commercial & Private Banking business and joined the Coutts Board on 1 October 2015.
She is a member of the RBS Executive Committee, leading over 16,000 people and accountable for market-leading brands such as Coutts and Lombard.
She has worked at RBS for over 20 years. Prior to her current role, she was Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa, Markets & International Banking. Previous roles with RBS also include Head of EMEA Corporate Coverage & Client Management, Head of Non–investment Grade Origination and Head of Leveraged Finance for the UK and Europe.
Previously shortlisted for the 'most influential woman in investment banking' award by Financial News, Alison is a passionate supporter of diversity and is executive sponsor for the bank’s employee-led networks. She also champions RBS’s partnership with Entrepreneurial Spark, an innovative initiative that is supporting start-up businesses across the UK.