Paul Matthews was appointed to the Board as an independent non-executive director in August 2018 and is a member of the Risk Committee. Mr Matthews also sits on the board of Intrinsic Financial Services Limited and is a member of its Governance Audit and Risk Committee.
Mr Matthews is a highly experienced FTSE 100 plc board director who has an in-depth knowledge of the savings and pensions industry, having worked in that industry for over four decades. Until he retired from full-time executive roles, Mr Matthews worked at Standard Life undertaking various roles between 1989 and 2017, including as a Group Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer UK & Europe and Chairman of Standard Life Wealth. Mr Matthews has been a member of the FCA Practitioner Panel, a Board Member of the Association of British Insurers and a Member of the Faculty of the Chartered Insurance Institute. Mr Matthews is currently an Executive Mentor at Merryck & Co.