Vim Maru leads the Retail Bank within Lloyds Banking Group. Vim joined the Group in June 2011 and has worked in financial services for around 20 years. Prior to joining the Group, Vim spent 12 years at Santander UK (formerly Abbey National) in a range of roles in corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, the Life Division, and most recently held the position of Director, Retail Products. Vim is a Chartered Accountant having trained at Price Waterhouse.
Vim served on the Board of Scottish Widows between 2013 and 2017.
Vim is the Group’s Executive Co-Sponsor for Ethnicity, is committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive working environment which reflects the society his teams serve.
Vim sits on the Board at UK Finance and supports HM Treasury’s Financial Inclusion Policy Forum and the Money and Pensions Service Advisory Group.