YBS appoints new non-executive Director

Yorkshire Building Society Group has today announced its appointment of Guy Bainbridge as Non-Executive Director.

Guy will also become a member of the Group’s Audit Committee.

With more than 35 years’ experience in financial services, Guy has held senior positions at KPMG since 1994, most recently as Global Partner for Barclays and ING.

A highly knowledgeable auditor, Guy has extensive experience at Board level, serving on KPMG Europe’s Board and chairing its Audit Committee for five years. He was also a member of KPMG UK’s Board for seven years and served on its Remuneration Committee. He was also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales’s Banking Committee for 13 years.

John Heaps, Yorkshire Building Society Group’s Chairman, said:

We are very pleased to announce Guy as a new Non-Executive Director.

A skilled and knowledgeable audit and accountancy specialist with a high level of experience in navigating regulatory change, Guy’s leadership skills and professional aptitude mean he is well-placed to serve on our Audit Committee. These attributes, combined with his attention to detail and thorough, methodical approach, ensure he is a welcome addition to the Board.

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