Christopher S. Gibson-Smith

Former Managing Director at BP Plc

Christopher S. Gibson-Smith

Christopher S. Gibson-Smith

Former Managing Director at BP Plc

Overview
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877

Number of Boards

18

Birthday

1945

Age

74

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Chief Executive Officer at Just Group Plc

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Professional at Partnership Assurance Group Ltd.

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Chairman at Gas Strategies Group Ltd.

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Executive Officer at ARRIA NLG Plc

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Former Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer at Just Group Plc

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Partner at Cinven Group Ltd.

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Partner at Cinven Group Ltd.

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Executive Chairman-Specialty & International at The Ardonagh Group Ltd.

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Former Chief Executive Officer at Partnership Life Assurance Co. Ltd.

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Former Executive Director, Group Director-UK Operations at Legal & General Group Plc

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The Daily Telegraph (London)
September 7, 2019
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SNL European Financials Daily
June 14, 2019
Just Group CEO search being expedited
The Daily Telegraph (London)
September 8, 2018
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Christopher S. Gibson-Smith
Former Managing Director at BP Plc
Education
Doctorate
Class of 1970

Newcastle University consistently ranked in higher education league tables as one of the best UK universities and are a founding member of the Russell Group, which comprises the top 20 leading research institutions in the UK.

Undergraduate
Class of 1967

The University of Durham, commonly known as Durham University, is a public research university in Durham, England. It was founded by Act of Parliament in 1832 and granted a Royal Charter in 1837. It was one of the first universities to open in England for more than 600 years and has a claim towards being the third oldest university in England. Durham is a collegiate university, with its main functions divided between the academic departments of the university and 16 colleges. In general, the departments perform research and provide lectures to students, while the colleges are responsible for the domestic arrangements and welfare of undergraduate students, graduate students, post-doctoral researchers and some university staff.

MBA

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Career History
Vice Chairman, Corporate Client Solutions-Europe, the Middle East & Africa
2016 - Prior

UBS AG engages in the provision of financial advisory solutions for private and institutional investors, intermediaries, and wealth management clients. It focuses on the areas of wealth and asset management as well as investment banking. The firm offers retail investment products, global financing services, investment research, bespoke financing, traditional investments, bonds, and equities. The company was founded on February 28, 1978 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

Managing Director
1997 - 2001

BP Plc operates as an integrated oil and gas company. It operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream and Rosneft. The Upstream segment engages in the oil and natural gas exploration, field development, and production; midstream transportation, and storage and processing; and marketing and trade of natural gas, including liquefied natural gas, and power and natural gas liquids. It also owns and manages crude oil and natural gas pipelines; processing facilities and export terminals; and LNG processing facilities and transportation, as well as NGL extraction business. The Downstream segment refines, manufactures, markets, transports, supplies, and trades in crude oil, petroleum, and petrochemicals products and related services to wholesale and retail customers. It offers lubricants and related products under the Castrol, BP, and Aral brands to the automotive, industrial, marine, and energy markets; and petrochemicals products, such as purified terephthalic acid, paraxylene, acetic acid, olefins and derivatives, and specialty petrochemicals products. The Rosneft segment engages in the exploration and production of hydrocarbons in the United States, Canada, Vietnam, Venezuela, Brazil, Algeria, the United Arab Emirates, Turkmenistan, and Norway; and offers jet fuel, bunkering, bitumen, and lubricants. The firm also produces bioethanol, sugar, and biobutanol; exports power to the local grid; transports hydrocarbon products through shipping and chartering services. The company was founded by William Knox D'Arcy in 1908 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Professional
Prior

Lloyds TSB Group plc was renamed Lloyds Banking Group plc on 19 January 2009, following the acquisition of HBOS plc. This makes us the largest retail bank in the UK with strong positions in a number of sectors. One in three people bank with us. Get an overview of the company. Our goal is to be the best financial services provider in the UK. We believe this means we must build a leadership position not on the basis of scale but on the foundations of reputation and recommendation. While the short term outlook for all financial services companies in the UK and around the globe is challenging, we believe that the acquisition of HBOS will be a success and presents us with many opportunities

Boards & Committees
Chairman
2012 - Current

Partnership Holdings Ltd. design and manufactures financial products. It offers retirement, care, and corporate responsibility. The company was founded on June 4, 2008 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Chairman
2012 - Current

Partnership Life Assurance Co. Ltd. provides financial products for people with health and lifestyle conditions. It offers retirement annuities, paying care fees, life assurance, equity release, and enhanced retirement account. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Chairman
Prior - 2015

London Stock Exchange Plc operates as a stock exchange. It offers capital market, trading, information, derivatives, studio, regulatory, enhanced, connectivity, telephone network, reference and historical data, historic price, corporate action, trade data, valuation data, broker ranking, matching and reconciliation. The company is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Chairman
Current
Governor
Current

London Business School (LBS) is an international business school and a constituent college of the federal University of London, located in central London, England, United Kingdom, beside Regent's Park. It was established in 1964, after the Franks Report recommended the establishment of two business schools, as part of existing universities (London Business School and Manchester Business School), but with considerable autonomy.

Non-Executive Director
2006 - 2012
Public Holdings
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