VIRGIN: THE TOP TEAM

CHAIRMAN
SIR DAVID CLEMENTI

City grandee David Clementi is a former deputy governor of the Bank of England, a role he held until 2002. He has also been chairman of FTSE 100 insurer Prudential and chief executive of private bank Kleinwort Benson.

CHIEF EXECUTIVE
JAYNE-ANNE GADHIA

Jayne-Anne Gadhia has worked at a range of RBS and Virgin financial services ventures for the last 16 years, including a stint as a manager of RBS’s £66bn mortgage book. She joined Virgin Money as CEO in 2007.

MARK PARKER
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

The only former Northern Rock executive to make the final cut at Virgin Money, Mark Parker will take the role of chief operating officer, which he also held at the bailed-out lender. He has also worked previously at HBOS and at HBOS-owned subsidiary Intelligent Finance Bank.