Carole Machell

Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee, Independent Non- Executive Director

Carole is a Chartered Accountant with over twenty-five years of financial services experience, and serves as the Chair of CAB’s Audit and Risk Committee. She has held senior executive roles at Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan and Barclays, which have given her a deep understanding of infrastructure and control remediation as well as an ability to see risk and audit issues and solutions from a front office perspective.

In addition, Carol has strong operations, infrastructure, technology and digital experience, having held leadership roles overseeing large teams and budgets. Throughout her career, she has established a track record of building relationships internally and with regulators, with expertise in stabilising problem areas while building sustainable businesses.

Carole has extensive experience as a Non-Executive Director, Chair and member of Risk and Audit Committees. Currently, Carole is also a NED for Weatherby Bank and London First.