Christine Hodgson

Senior Independent Director | Joined September 2013 | Job description

Appointed

Christine was appointed an independent non-executive director of Standard Chartered PLC in September 2013 and Senior Independent Director in February 2018. Christine was appointed an independent non-executive director of Standard Chartered Bank in April 2019.

Experience

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

Career

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 for Capgemini UK plc and chief executive officer of technology services for North West Europe. 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 Capgemini UK plc, an independent non-executive director and chair designate 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.