John Wright, Chairman
John brings to XMI a strong interest and current involvement in contemporary corporate governance and risk management issues.
Following a distinguished career in international banking, John is currently involved in a non-executive capacity as chairman or director of a number of firms, including financial institutions, both in the UK and overseas.
His varied career in banking took him to Europe, Asia, North America, and the Middle East. An extract from his CV includes: CEO – Oman International Bank, CEO – Northern Bank & National Irish Bank, CEO – Gulf Bank KSC, CEO – Clydesdale Bank & Yorkshire Bank.
In recognition of his significant contribution to University`s business faculty, John has recently been accorded an Honorary Professorship at the University of Glasgow Business School.