Group Chief Risk Officer
Mark Smith was appointed as Group Chief Risk Officer in January 2016 and is responsible for managing Credit, Market, and Operational Risk across the Group and ensuring the broader risk framework is effective.
Before joining Standard Chartered, Mark was the Chief Risk Officer, Europe, Middle East and Africa and Global Head, Wholesale Credit and Traded Risk for HSBC. He has had a long and successful career at HSBC, having joined Midland Bank as a graduate trainee prior to its acquisition by HSBC. Other roles at HSBC included Chief Operating Officer, Global Corporate and Institutional Banking.
Mark has worked in London and Hong Kong.