Meet the executive Team 

With more than 130 years’ worth of financial services experience between them, each member of our executive team knows the value of banking with purpose. Here are their profiles.



Alison Taylor

Alison Taylor

CEO, CAF Bank

Alison joined CAF Bank in December 2019 as Chief Executive Officer, to lead our strategic pivot towards increased lending to Charity and Social Purpose Enterprise customers and to oversee the completion of our operational and digital transformation programme.

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Dina Henry

Dina Henry

Chief Operating Officer, CAF Bank

Dina joined CAF Bank in 2014, having spent 33 years in the private banking sector. Dina believes the cornerstones to helping clients make a difference are shared values of integrity and social responsibility. Dina is the Institute of Directors’ Director of the Year (Public and Third Sector), London and the South East, 2015.

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Phil Alvey

Phil Alvey

Chief Finance Officer, CAF Bank

Phil joined CAF Bank as Chief Finance Officer in 2021, having worked in financial services for over 20 years. Phil held a variety of Finance roles across the HSBC Group; in the UK, Europe, US and Bermuda.

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Alison Carpenter

Alison Carpenter

Chief Risk Officer, CAF Bank

Alison joined CAF Bank in May 2017 as the Chief Risk Officer having worked for the Financial Conduct Authority (previously Financial Services Authority) for 20 years. Alison is responsible for ensuring the Bank has a proportionate and effective approach to risk management and through monitoring demonstrates the Bank’s compliance to its regulatory, legal and internal policies and procedures.

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Gillian Baldry

Gillian Baldry

Chief Information Officer, CAF Bank

Gillian is accountable for the oversight of CAF Bank’s IT services. This includes making sure customers have a positive experience with our IT solutions, and being responsible for appropriate IT service availability and risk management, IT change and the delivery of new functionality to our customers and colleagues.

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