Gary Brown

GDPR UK Programme Director

Gary is a qualified chartered accountant, and a highly accomplished senior executive with 20 years’ extensive experience operating at board level in a variety of roles within a number of complex organisations covering Financial Services, Leisure and Retail. Gary is also a Non-Executive Director with a number of smaller organisations.

A seasoned executive with excellent communication, influencing and change management skills, he has an exceptional track record of leading businesses through critical transformational change programmes. A highly collaborative, critical thinker who demonstrates resilience, adaptability and drive. His motivational leadership style enables him to inspire his teams to deliver excellent results, whilst maintaining an environment based on honesty, trust and professional integrity.

Gary is leading Santander UK's GDPR transformation programme, and assisting the Group in its other European jurisdictions.