Independent Non-Executive Director
SG Kleinwort Hambros Bank Limited
Mike Newman is an independent non-executive director of SG Kleinwort Hambros Bank Limited. Mike is the Chair of the Kleinwort Hambros Audit Committee and a member of the Kleinwort Hambros Risk and Kleinwort Hambros Remuneration and Nominations Committees.
Mike is a Chartered Accountant and retired from PwC in June 2017 having been a senior partner with 30 years of experience in the provision of audit and advisory services to financial services clients. He was also responsible for Risk and Quality for the Banking and Capital Markets practice. He was recognised as a leader in his regulatory field and has also spoken at major industry conferences.
Mike has a wealth of retail and corporate banking experience having worked within the Audit field engaging with senior management at many major UK Banks including Lloyds Banking Group, HSBC, Barclays and RBS and has also led CASS related audits in the Private Banking space.
He has previously worked with various forms of corporate and commercial finance, corporate lending and has led specialist corporate loan book reviews. Mike also has experience of working overseas in particular for a major European Banking subsidiary of a large Latin American banking group.
Mike holds a BA (Hons) in Economics from the University of Nottingham.