The BBA’s principal management body is the Board. The role of the Board is to manage the Association

The Board:

  • sets and oversees the delivery of the BBA’s strategic direction;
  • oversees any litigation or regulatory issues in the interests of the BBA and its Members;
  • reviews the financial statements and budget of the Association); and
  • gives advice to members.


The BBA Board is made up of the following senior executives:

  • Noreen Doyle, Chair, Credit Suisse International and Chair, BBA
  • James Bardrick, UK Country Officer, Citi 
  • Jonathan Ayres, CFO, United Trust Bank
  • David Best, Managing Director, Company Management, Morgan Stanley
  • Simon Croxford, General Counsel, IB – EMEA, Barclays Bank
  • David Joyce, Director of External Reporting & Accounting Policy, Lloyds Bank
  • Richard Fisher, Finance Director, Treasury, RBS
  • Corinna Pinfold, Chief Executive, BBA
  • Henrietta Royle, Director, BBA


BBA Chair:

Noreen Doyle

In October 2015, Noreen Doyle was appointed Chair of the British Bankers’ Association, the leading trade organisation for the banking industry in the UK.
In April 2016, Noreen was appointed Chair of the Board of Newmont Mining Corporation, one of the world’s largest gold producers, having served nine years as Chair of the Audit Committee. She also serves as the Vice Chair of the Board of Credit Suisse Group and Chair of the Board of Credit Suisse International and Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited, its UK regulated bank and broker dealer subsidiaries.

Noreen served as First Vice President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development from 2001 to 2005. Previously, she was firm wide head of Risk Management, and had established its syndication business. Before joining EBRD, Noreen had a distinguished career at Bankers Trust Company (now Deutsche Bank) specialising in oil & gas and mining, and leveraged finance.

Noreen is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and is Chair of the Board of Governors of Marymount International School in Kingston upon Thames.
Noreen has a BA from the College of Mount Saint Vincent, Riverdale, New York, and served on, and chaired, its Board of Trustees. She has an MBA from Tuck School at Dartmouth College. She holds US and Irish citizenship.