Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed: 11 July 2019
Committee membership: Audit, Remuneration, Nomination
Helen is the Senior Independent Director and a member of the Audit, Remuneration and Nomination Committees. Helen has extensive experience of publicly quoted companies and retail businesses having been Finance Director of Marks and Spencer, John Lewis, Lloyds Bank (where she was also the CEO of the Retail Bank) and Kingfisher. Helen is a member of the Supervisory Board of Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize N.V. and a Non-Executive Director of Greencore Group where she is also a member of the Audit Committee. She is also Non-Executive Director of the RFU and a Trustee of Marie Curie. Her previous Non-Executive roles include SABMiller, Royal Mail, and GEMS Education. Helen is a qualified accountant and was awarded the CBE for services to Finance in the 2008 honours list.