Crawford Gillies

Crawford Gillies

Chairman of Barclays Bank UK PLC

Appointed: 1 May 2014

Relevant skills and experience

Crawford is a senior member of the Board having held the role of Senior Independent Director prior to 1 January 2021. He is also Chair of Barclays Bank UK PLC. He has extensive business and management experience at executive and board level spanning over 30 years. Beneficial to the Board and to Barclays’ strategy and long-term sustainable success is his key understanding of stakeholder needs and his experience in international and cross-sector organisations, strong leadership and strategic decision-making. Crawford brings to the Board robust remuneration experience gained from his former remuneration committee chairmanships at Standard Life plc and other current positions.

Key current appointments

  • Chairman, Edrington Group

Committee membership