Elected: 2002
Discipline: Private Sector Leadership
Dame Susan Rice CBE FRSE

Chair, Scottish Water, Scottish Fiscal Commission, Chair-elect Banking Standards Board, President SCDI.

Dame Susan became the first woman to head a UK clearing bank in 2000 as Chief Executive of Lloyds TSB Scotland. She is currently a non-executive at Sainsbury’s, NAIT and C Hoare and Co, previously at SSE plc and Bank of England. Ongoing interests are in financial inclusion, the arts, climate change, and ethics in business. She helped develop approaches to social finance in the US and UK, ethical standards for bankers, chaired Scotland’s 2020 Climate Group and now works with PCAN, currently chairs the Patrons’ Governors of the National Galleries of Scotland and sits on Edinburgh University’s Court.