Meet the Services Family Team
David Hodgkinson - Chairman
Mr David Hodgkinson was chair of Allied Irish Banks from 2010 through 2014; he was brought in by the Irish Government to help AIB work its way out of its crisis. Prior to that he was Group Chief Operating Officer for HSBC Holdings (2006-8), Chief Executive of HSBC Bank Middle East (2003-6) and Managing Director SABB (1999-2003). He has held a variety of directorships and senior executive roles in Hong Kong, Singapore, the Philippines as well as the Middle East and London.
Jacqueline Kilgour - Non-Executive Director
Jacqueline Kilgour combines running a regulatory compliance and corporate governance consulting practice for a wide variety of financial services firms with Non-Executive Director roles in both London and New York, drawing on over 27 years experience of financial services regulation. Jacqueline originally qualified as an English Solicitor and practiced in the City of London (and Melbourne, Australia) for a number of years before moving in-house to take on a number of different roles such as a European General Counsel and a Compliance Officer, including as a Managing Director at Citigroup in London and New York.
Mike Jenkins - Founding Director
Mike Jenkins CBE - Business Intelligence and Strategy. Prior to financial services in 2014, Mike had a full career in the Royal Air Force. An experienced pilot, he deployed on Balkan, Middle East and other operations on Land and Sea. Also, he held key leadership positions in a wide range of roles from regulation to transformational change and developed organisational and technical solutions to analyse and manage 'customer' behaviours and deliver operational effect within acceptable risk. He has been a Governor of a Foundation Trust hospital, Chair of a Charitable Association and a flying instructor and examiner regulated by the Civil Aviation Authority.
Tom O'Brien - Founding Director
Tom O'Brien CBE TD VR - Chief Technology Officer. Tom's career has been in Technology and Business holding senior appointments in ICI Pharmaceuticals, Cap Gemini, Andersen Consulting, Arthur Andersen, Deloitte & Touche, Amey and Vertex. He was also the Chairman of Virtalis and MorganAsh. He has designed and built some of the most complex technology and business solutions in Pharmaceuticals, Banking, Insurance and Telecommunications and was at the forefront of the Internet wave. He has also found time to serve for 38 years as an Army Reservist and is active in the Charity world as a Trustee for Broughton House the Home for ex-Service Personnel and the East Cheshire Committee of the Army Benevolent Fund.
Tom Leddy - Managing Director Insurance
Mr. Leddy has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry with roles in client management, risk, compliance, regulatory and legal management. For 11 years, he was at Swiss Re, where his roles included claims lawyer, market underwriter, and where he had close involvement in the Basel II Accord initiatives on Operational Risk. He was also Chief Risk Officer for Infrassure Ltd, an infrastructure insurer licensed in Switzerland. Mr. Leddy is also a qualified English barrister and solicitor