Final speaker confirmed: Charles Roxburgh, Director General, Financial Services at Her Majesty’s Treasury
We are delighted to confirm that Charles Roxburgh, Director General, Financial Services at Her Majesty’s Treasury, will be joining the PICTFOR cybersecurity panel on Tuesday. Charles took up this position in February 2013. In this role, he is responsible, at the Treasury, for all issues relating to Financial Services, Financial Regulation and Financial Stability. He is also a member of the Executive Management Board at the Treasury. From April 1st, he will be the Treasury member on the Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee.
Prior to joining HM Treasury, Charles spent 26 years at McKinsey & Company. In his consulting work, he focused primarily on serving clients in the financial services sector. He was based in London for most of his career, but also spent seven years working in McKinsey’s New York Financial Institutions practice. His client work spanned retail banking, corporate and investment banking, insurance and asset management.
He held a number of leadership positions at McKinsey, including: co-head of the Global Strategy Practice; head of the UK Financial Institutions Group; and leader of the Global Corporate and Investment Banking Practice. In 2009, he became the London-based Director of the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI). At MGI, he led research into global capital markets, the impact of deleveraging on economic growth as well as a number of research projects into growth at the country and regional level. In 2011, he was elected to the global board of McKinsey & Company.
He was educated at Cambridge University, where he read Classics. He holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School.