Antonio Lorenzo

Chief Executive, Scottish Widows and Group Director, Insurance, Lloyds Banking Group

Antonio joined Lloyds Banking Group in 2011 as head of the Wealth and International division and Group Corporate Development, leading the Group’s strategic review and subsequent programme of reducing non-core assets and exiting international locations. From 2013, he assumed the role of Group Director, Consumer Finance & Group Corporate Development, leading the division’s growth strategy whilst completing the sale of TSB, before being appointed as Chief Executive, Scottish Widows and Group Director, Insurance in October 2015.

Antonio joined the Group from Santander, where he had worked in a number of different leadership roles and jurisdictions since 1998. He was part of the management team that completed the take-overs of Abbey National in 2004 then Bradford & Bingley and Alliance & Leicester in 2008, and was Chief Financial Officer of Santander UK. Before Santander, Antonio spent over nine years at Arthur Andersen.