Chief Executive, Personal & Business Banking
Date of appointment: 11 February 2014
Les was appointed CEO, Personal & Business Banking in February 2014.
He joined RBS in January 2010 as Managing Director of Products, assuming additional responsibility for Marketing in October 2011.
Before joining RBS, Les was Group Executive for Retail at St George Bank, part of the Westpac Group of companies. He also spent 11 years with Citigroup, as CEO, Citibank Australia and Citigroup County Officer for Australia, sitting on the Citigroup Global Management Committee.
Les began his career with Procter & Gamble in Brand Management in the UK and has worked for a number of consumer marketing companies.
He is a member of the Board of Visa Europe and the Edinburgh University Court. During the course of his career he has lived and worked in the UK, Switzerland, Argentina, Japan, Singapore, Australia and Belgium.