Gary has worked for Lloyds Banking Group since 1986, and has spent most of his career in Commercial Banking (CB) with leadership roles covering proposition development, marketing, and risk appetite, before setting up the Sustainability & Responsible Business function in 2016.
Gary leads the CB sustainability strategy which is built on investing in colleagues so that they feel confident to engage on the topic with clients. Underpinned by ambitious commitments to help clients with green finance products and funding, CB is supporting the transition to a more sustainable economy through partnerships, thought leadership, and visible engagement.
Gary is also responsible for the engagement of CB colleagues in community fundraising and volunteering, along with Responsible Business activities that contribute to the Group’s mission to Help Britain Prosper.
Gary completed the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership “Business and Sustainability” programme in 2017, and has a Masters degree in Marketing from the University of South Wales. He is also a Board Trustee for the national charity Contact which supports families with disabled children.