Chris Marks has spent most of his career in banking.  His most recent role was as the CEO of NatWest Markets PLC, NatWest Group’s investment banking business. He was part of the team brought into NatWest / RBS to restructure the business after the global financial crisis. He is currently taking a career break before embarking on his next challenge.

A lifelong ballet fan, Chris was previously a member of the Finance and General Purposes Committee before joining the Board of Trustees. He now Chairs the Finance and General Purposes Committee.

Chris studied Civil Engineering at Bristol University and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.