Christine Hodgson

Senior Independent Director | Joined September 2013 | Job description

Christine Hodgson


Christine was appointed an independent non-executive director of Standard Chartered PLC in September 2013 and Senior Independent Director in February 2018.


Christine has strong business leadership, finance, accounting and technology experience.


Christine held a number of senior positions at Coopers & Lybrand and was corporate development director of Ronson plc before joining Capgemini in 1997, where she held a variety of roles including chief financial officer and chair for Capgemini UK plc as well as chief executive officer of technology services for North West Europe. Christine stepped down as chair for Capgemini UK plc in March 2020. Christine was previously a trustee of MacIntyre Care and was a non-executive director of Ladbrokes Coral Group plc.

External appointments

Christine is chair of Severn Trent Plc. She also sits on the board of The Prince of Wales’ Business in the Community and is chair of The Careers & Enterprise Company Ltd, a government-backed company established to help inspire and prepare young people for the world of work.