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Sir Winfried Bischoff

Chairman
Financial Reporting Council
JP Morgan Securities plc
Sir Winfried Bischoff, age 75, has been Chairman of the Financial Reporting Council, the United Kingdom’s independent accounting regulator, since May 2014, and of JP Morgan Securities plc, the major operating subsidiary in the United Kingdom of JP Morgan Chase Inc., since January 2015. Previously he served as Chairman of Lloyds Banking Group plc from September 2009 to May 2014. Prior to that he was Chairman of Citigroup, Inc. (“Citi”), a global financial services firm, from December 2007 through February 2009. He served as interim Chief Executive Officer of Citi from November 2007 through December 2007 and Chairman of Citi Europe from 2000 until 2009. Sir Win was Chairman of Schroders plc, an international investment banking and asset management firm headquartered in Great Britain, from 1995 to 2000. Prior to that, Sir Win was Chairman of J. Henry Schroder Co. (the London investment bank of Schroders plc) from 1983 to 1995 and Group Chief Executive of Schroders plc from 1984 to 1995. He was a Director of Eli Lilly and Company from 2000 to 2014 and a Trustee (formerly Chairman) of Career Academies UK and is a member of the International Advisory Board of Akbank TAS, Turkey. Since 1983 he has served on the boards of 10 major public companies (5 in the UK, 3 in the US, 2 in Europe). Sir Win was awarded a Knighthood in the New Year Honours List in 2000 for services to the banking industry, and an Honorary Doctorate in Science by City University, London in the same year. In 2016, he was awarded a Non-Executive Director Lifetime Achievement Award.

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