Senior Independent Director
Gareth joined the Informa Board in 2014. He has over 40 years' experience in the financial services industry and extensive international Non-Executive and Executive experience from banking and with FTSE 100 companies.
Gareth retired from the Board of Standard Chartered PLC in 2010, where he was responsible for Africa, Middle East, Europe and the Americas as well as chairing Risk and Special Assets Management. He has both wide functional and international experience, having been Head of Corporate Banking in Hong Kong, CEO for Africa, Group Chief Information Officer and Head of Strategy.
Gareth has significant industrial and retail Board experience in the UK and China. He has held Board positions at Tesco PLC, Spirax-Sarco Engineering PLC, Fleming Family & Partners Ltd, British Bankers’ Association and Global Market Group Ltd in China. He is currently Chairman of The Development Bank of Wales PLC.
Gareth holds an MA from St Catharine’s College, Cambridge.