Whilst the Board, among other things, directs the Group’s strategy, the Management Committee supports the Chief Executive Officer in the management of the Group’s day-to-day operations. The Management Committee comprises the Chief Executive Officer (who acts as Chair) and Chief Financial Officer together with the following individuals:
James Corcoran has over 30 years of global Financial Services experience with large multi-national companies such as American Express, Citibank, HBOS and IBM. James began his career in sales and marketing moving into general management where he has held various senior executive positions over the last 20 years. He has run credit card businesses for First USA/Bank One and Amex and at HBOS his final role was CEO of Distribution, Retail & Insurance Division, prior to which he was Head of their Retail Product business units. James joined NewDay as CEO in January 2009 from Washington Mutual in Seattle where he was President of the Retail Banking Division.
Paul has over 20 years of experience in financial services organisations spanning banking, asset management and insurance. Paul joined from Legatum, a private investment firm based in Dubai where he was CFO/COO for 3 years, having previously been CFO/COO of Record plc, a main market listed asset management business. Prior to this he was Group Finance Director at Arbuthnot Banking Group plc, a listed banking group, and Commercial Finance Director of the Prudential’s UK and European Business. Earlier in his career he spent five years in private equity and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Arthur Andersen. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Sanjay joined NewDay in 2013. Sanjay has more than 24 years’ experience in senior operational roles in international businesses working in India, the Philippines, London and Austria. He joined from Bawag PSK in Vienna where he was Chief Operating Officer and a member of the Management Board.
Mark joined NewDay in 2014 from Deloitte, where he was a Director in the Risk and Regulation practice, providing advisory support to financial services firms regarding risk management and regulation. Prior to this, Mark worked at Barclays for 17 years reporting to the Group Chief Risk Officer.
Rob joined NewDay in 2012 from Santander UK where he held various leadership roles spanning Credit Risk, Collections, Commercial and Marketing Analytics. Prior to this, Rob worked for HBOS, Capital One and PwC in a career spanning over 20 years in financial services.