Luke is also a member of the Remuneration Committee and the Nominations Committee.
Luke is an experienced practitioner, having over 30 years of experience across the financial services industry including substantial financial management, risk management and regulatory expertise. Luke’s focus on risk awareness, risk accountability, plus attention to detail, review and challenge of business risks and of Numis’ risk appetite have contributed to Numis building a robust risk management framework. Luke’s extensive experience of the financial services industry provides Numis with valuable independent challenge and oversight skills which complement the range of skills of the existing Board members.
Luke’s most recent position was as CFO of Standard Life Plc (2014-2017). In addition, he was CFO of Lloyd’s of London Corporation (2004-2014) and held senior financial roles at Deutsche Bank (2000-2004) and Morgan Stanley (1990-1999). Luke has recently been appointed as director and Chairman of Chesnara PLC and is a director of Liverpool Victoria Financial Services Limited, Queen Mary, University of London Foundation and DWF Group Limited.