Mike has a strong background in strategy and general management, mainly within the Financial Services sector. After management positions at Asda, he joined the banking sector and held a number of senior positions at Lloyds Banking Group, including Personal Current Accounts and Credit Cards Director. He has served as a Board Director of Visa UK, and Chairman of the merchant acquirer LTSB Cardnet. Most recently, he was the Products and Marketing Director for TSB. He joined Yorkshire Building Society in 2014 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer in January 2017. He is currently also Chair of the Building Societies Association.