Deputy Chairman and Senior Independent Director
Naguib Kheraj joined Standard Chartered PLC in January 2014, and he was appointed Senior Independent Director in June 2015 and Deputy Chairman in December 2016.
Naguib is currently a Senior Advisor to the Aga Khan Development Network and serves on a number of non-profit entity boards within the Aga Khan Development Network. He is also a member of the Investment Committee of the Wellcome Trust and is a non-executive Director of Rothesay Life.
Naguib’s former roles include Vice Chairman and Group Finance Director of Barclays and was their nominated Non-Executive Director of Absa Group in South Africa and of First Caribbean International Bank. He also served as Chief Executive Officer of JPMorgan Cazenove. He also held senior positions at Robert Fleming and at Salomon Brothers where he started his banking career in 1986. Naguib has also served as a Non Executive Director of NHS England, which is responsible for commissioning most of the healthcare spending by the public sector in England, as a Senior Advisor to Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs Service and to the Financial Services Authority in the UK.
Naguib holds a degree in Economics from Cambridge University. He is married with one son and lives in London.