Sir Christopher Kelly, Independent Non-Executive Director
Appointed as a Independent Non-Executive Director of Co-operative Group Limited in November 2014.
Roles and responsibilities
Joined the Board in November 2014 as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director. Sir Christopher Chaired the independent review which considered the events leading up to the re-capitalisation plan for The Co-operative Bank plc in 2013. Prior to this he was a senior public servant for many years. He currently chairs the King’s Fund and the Responsible Gambling Strategy Board and previously chaired the Committee on Standards in Public Life, the Financial Ombudsman Service and the NSPCC. He has also been a senior official in HM Treasury and was permanent secretary of the Department of Health.