Dr. Usman Chaudry joins as Gatehouse Bank CRO
LONDON – 2 January 2018:
Gatehouse Bank plc is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Usman Chaudry as Chief Risk Officer (subject to Regulatory Approval), with effect from the 2nd January.
Dr. Chaudry, who will be a member of EXCO, brings with him significant experience. His previous roles included Risk Director at Tandem and Director – Global Head, Policy and Risk Governance at Standard Chartered Bank. He has also occupied various positions in Risk Management for KPMG, Barclays Bank and GE Capital International.
Dr. Chaudry’s appointment marks an exciting time for Gatehouse Bank, as it moves into the residential private finance sector.
Charles Haresnape, Gatehouse Bank’s CEO commented:
“I am delighted to welcome Usman to Gatehouse, where his experience of Risk disciplines adds the final jigsaw piece to our Executive Team.”
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