Our governance


Our Trustees delegate management responsibilities to the Chief Executive and certain other functions to our sub-committees.

Sir James Leigh-Pemberton

Chairman, CAF Trustees
Sir James is Deputy Chairman of UK Government Investments.
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Cyrus Ardalan

CAF Trustee and Chair, Investment Advisory Committee
Cyrus is currently Chairman of Citigroup Global Markets, OakNorth Bank and the International Finance Facility for Immunisation.  Previously, he was Vice Chairman of Barclays.

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Matt Hammerstein

CAF Trustee
Matt is currently a Managing Director at Barclays Bank Plc (Head of Client and Customer Experience), with responsibility for leading a number of Group functions.

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Peter Kellner

CAF Trustee
Peter Kellner is currently chair of NCVO. He was chairman of the pioneering online survey research company, YouGov, from 2001–7 and president from 2007–16.

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Tiina Lee

CAF Trustee
Tiina Lee is the Chief Executive Officer, UK & Ireland for Deutsche Bank.

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Carole Machell

CAF Trustee and non-Executive Director, CAF Bank
Carole Machell sits as a non-Executive director on the board of Weatherbys Bank, where she chairs the Risk Committee.

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Roger Perkin

CAF Trustee and Chair, Audit Risk and Compliance Committee
Roger Perkin was for many years at partner at Ernst & Young and now serves on the boards of a number of businesses and charities.

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Janet Pope

CAF Trustee and Chair, CAF Bank
Janet Pope is Chief of Staff and Director, Group Corporate Affairs, Lloyds Banking Group plc. Janet directs the Group Chief Executive’s Office, is Director Group Corporate Affairs and has responsibility for the Diversity and Inclusion and Responsible Business functions. 

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Susannah Storey

CAF Trustee
Susannah Storey is a Civil Servant, and is currently Director General at the Department for Exiting the European Union.

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