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Bill Winters

Group Chief Executive

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Meet the author

Based in London, Bill was appointed to the Board of Standard Chartered PLC as Group Chief Executive on 10 June 2015, having joined us in May 2015. He has had a distinguished career in banking, having spent 26 years with JP Morgan in diverse leadership roles, becoming co-chief executive officer of the investment bank in 2004 until he stepped down in 2009. Bill was invited to be a committee member of the Independent Commission on Banking, established by the UK government in 2010 to recommend ways to improve competition and financial stability in banking. Subsequently, he served as advisor to the Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards and was asked by the Court of the Bank of England to complete an independent review of the bank’s liquidity operations. Bill founded Renshaw Bay, an alternative asset management firm, in 2011 where he was chairman and chief executive officer before stepping down on appointment to the Standard Chartered PLC Board. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Colgate University and an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Bill received a CBE in 2013.

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Moving to a low-carbon future – why banks and companies need to step up

We’re making progress on understanding our contribution to climate goals, but cannot go it alone

We’re making progress on understanding our contribution to climate goals, but cannot go it alone

Explore our world | 7 May 2019

We can make globalisation work

The private sector can and must play a proactive role in contributing to sustainable economic growth

The private sector can and must play a proactive role in contributing to sustainable economic growth

Explore our world | 6 Sep 2018

Fighting financial crime: why 2018 must be a breakthrough year

Our CEO Bill Winters explains how digital banking has created openings for criminals and why lenders must fight back

Our CEO Bill Winters explains how digital banking has created openings for criminals and why lenders must fight back

Explore our world | 14 May 2018

LGBT+ inclusion makes business sense

Why we must keep on challenging society to open up to LGBT+ inclusion

Why we must keep on challenging society to open up to LGBT+ inclusion

Explore our world | 29 Nov 2016

Now is not the time to sell China short

China’s transition won’t be smooth sailing, but for those willing to invest for the long term, the opportunities are still…

China’s transition won’t be smooth sailing, but for those willing to invest for the long term, the opportunities are still…

Trade beyond borders | 8 Jun 2016

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