Independent Non-Executive Director
David Conner was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Standard Chartered PLC on 1 January 2016.
David is a non-executive director of GasLog Limited, owner operator and manager of liquefied natural gas carriers.
David has spent his career in the financial services industry, living and working across Asia for 37 years, for both Citibank and OCBC Bank. He joined Citibank in 1976 as a management trainee and went on to hold a number of Asian-based senior management roles, including CEO of Citibank India and Managing Director and Marketing Manager at Citibank Japan, before leaving Citibank in 2002. David joined OCBC Bank in Singapore as CEO and director in 2002. He implemented a strategy of growth and led the bank through a period of significant turbulence. David stepped down as CEO in 2012 and remained as a non-executive director of OCBC Bank until 2014. He brings significant global and corporate, investment and retail banking experience, strong risk management credentials and an in-depth knowledge of Asian markets.
David holds a BA from Washington University in St Louis and a MBA from Columbia University.