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Lloyds drafts in Brown Shipley chair to lead risk committee

Lloyds drafts in Brown Shipley chair to lead risk committee

Brown Shipley chairman Alan Dickinson has joined the board of Lloyds Bank.

Dickinson will serve as a member of the group's audit and risk committees and will take over as chairman of the risk committee of the latter later in the year. He joins the board on 8 September.

Dickinson's has had a number of roles in the UK banking industry, rising to prominence as chief executive of RBS UK. 

He was appointed chairman of Brown Shipley in April 2012, replacing Stephen Blaney who stood down after 34 years' service with the firm.

Commenting on the appointment, Lloyds chair Lloyd Blackwell said: 'Alan is a highly regarded retail and commercial banker having spent 37 years with the Royal Bank of Scotland, most notably as chief executive of RBS UK, and more recently as a non-executive director of Nationwide Building Society and chairman of its risk committee. 

'Alan's strategic focus and core banking experience complements the balance of skills on our board.'

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