Hampshire Trust Bank has hired Astrid Grey as an independent non-executive director.
Grey was previously chief operating officer, group internal audit, at Lloyds Banking Group, where she worked within the commercial banking risk division between 2011 and 2015.
She was also chief credit officer at Deutsche Bank, while she held senior positions at CS First Boston (now Credit Suisse) and Moody’s Investors Services.
Robert Sharpe, chairman of Hampshire Trust Bank, said: “Astrid has an impressive track record as a risk professional in the banking industry and we are fortunate to have secured her as a member of the Hampshire Trust Bank board.
“The bank has ambitious plans for the future and Astrid will be a great fit within the board, bringing additional skills and experience in the oversight of risk, as we build a well-controlled and successful business. I look forward to working with her.”
Astrid said: “I am honoured to be joining the board of Hampshire Trust Bank.
“I am very much looking forward to working with both my fellow non-executives and the executive team to sustain and develop the bank’s franchise and strong reputation.”