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Mr Sohail Raja

Independent Governor

Sohail Raja is the Chief Digital Officer for the UK and Head of Execution Platforms for SG Markets at Societe Generale.  He joined Societe Generale in October 2011, having overall responsibility for the design and development of the SG Markets Execution Platform Business, across all Asset classes, with additional focus on Digital Transformation.  Sohail has been involved in the application of digital initiatives across SG Markets.

Prior to joining Societe Generale, Sohail, as Head of Electronic Distribution, was responsible for the development and rollout of market leading Structured Retail Products and Institutional eCommerce Platforms at ABN AMRO/RBS.  He has also held eCommerce positions at Commerzbank, Nomura, Prudential & PwC.

In addition, Sohail has also worked in several successful start-ups within the Financial Services space, including one of the first UK focused Fintech Consultancy and Software companies, Entranet.

Sohail is also a Digital & Technology Trustee for Streets of Growth, a youth intervention charity based in Tower Hamlets. 

Sohail joined the Board of Governors in January 2020 and is a member of the Audit Committee.