Adrian started his career with Leeds Permanent Building Society in 1979, before joining Mercantile Credit in 1984. In 2001, Adrian joined Sage Group PLC as Managing Director of the Small Business Division. In 2004 Barclays Insurance asked Adrian to join them as Chief Executive.
Adrian joined HBOS in 2007 as Managing Director of Commercial Banking within Corporate Division. In 2009, Adrian joined Aegon UK as Group Business Development Director. On 4 April 2011 he became the Chief Executive Officer of Aegon UK & Ireland.
He’s been a member of the Global Management Board for AEGON N.V. since February 2012. Adrian is a Non-Executive Director of Clydesdale/Yorkshire Bank and is the RemCo Chairman.