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Mr Luke Savage


External Member of Council, Nominee of the Drapers' Company


Luke has been the Chief Financial Officer at Standard Life plc since August 2014 and is also a member of the group’s Board.  He joined Standard Life from Lloyd’s of London where he was Director of Finance and Operations.

Luke has extensive experience in financial services spanning 30 years with firms including Lloyd’s Bank, Morgan Stanley and Deutsche Bank.  Since joining Standard Life he has overseen the successful obtaining of Solvency II model approval, a major return of capital post the sale of the Canadian Operations and, as the group’s business model has continued to rationalise, brought together three separate finance functions in to one.

Luke holds a BEng in Electrical & Electronic Engineering & Business Studies and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (1987).  In 2013, he received the Insurance Insider Honours’ ‘CFO of the Year’ award.


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