Our People


Bill Atkinson - Trustee Director

Bill worked for KODAK in the UK and Switzerland for over 26 years in initially sales and marketing senior roles, then after sales service developing their business to business service businesses across Europe and the UK. As Geneva based Vice President of Service and Support for Europe Bill had responsibility for providing customer service across multiple locations in a fast moving IT based industry. Since leaving Kodak bill has worked in the fund raising department of a large international charity. Bill has a BSc from Hull University.

Clive Bowles - Trustee Director

Clive has over 26 years financial services industry experience, having worked with Barclays Bank, the Bank of Nova Scotia, West Merchant Bank and Deloitte Touche before establishing his own IT consultancy and software company in 1996. Misys Plc acquired his company in 2004 and since leaving Misys in 2007, Clive has continued to provide IT consulting services to various financial institutions in the UK and overseas on data migration, data warehousing, reporting, system selection and system integration. Clive was a non executive director of Charity Bank and of CAF Bank.

Mark Clarke – Trustee Director

Mark has over 25 years banking sector experience as executive and non-executive director, management consultant and auditor. His banking career includes senior roles at Kent Reliance Provident Society, Bank of Ireland UK, Abbey/Santander, Barclays and seven years with the old TSB, as well as several years at PwC and Arthur Andersen & Co. His non-banking experience includes senior roles at the Department for Business, HM Treasury, House of Commons, British Chambers of Commerce, UCL, Jesus College Oxford and One Housing Group, and as a governor at Highgate school. Mark has a MA from Oxford University.

Jan Floyd-Douglas - Trustee director

Jan's career over the past 30+ years has comprised senior corporate roles such as Head of Zurich Corporate Pensions, Global Sales Director and Executive Committee member, Barclays Private Bank and Vice President, Consumer Lending, Citibank. Her role accountabilities have included global and strategic and propositional development, leading and embedding significant change programmes and the planning, delivery and evaluation of high growth and turnaround strategies.

James M Moore - Chairman

James has over 25 years boardroom experience in international business in manufacturing, household goods retailing and financial services in the UK, Ireland, China, Europe and Africa having served on the boards of both private and public companies. Together with a German partner he founded an international consumer retail, property and financial services business that grew in 10 years to a profitable turnover of just over €1.2 billion. James is a Charter Engineer, fellow of the Institute of Engineering Technology and has a BSc from Glasgow University and a BA from the Open University.

Rod Ashley - Member

In addition to the trustee directors Rod Ashley is a founder member of the CSBA. Rod was the CEO of Airdrie Savings Bank. Rod is a Fellow of the Chartered Banker Institute and a chartered accountant. Before joining Airdrie Savings Bank he was CEO of the Scotwest Credit Union for 16 years. Rod is a member of the Council of the Chartered Banker Institute and a past member of the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland and the Association of British Credit Unions. Rod has a B.Acc from Glasgow University.