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In conversation with Anne Boden, CEO Starling Bank

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In the first of our monthly CEO conversations, James Harding talks to Anne Boden, CEO and founder of Starling Bank. Starling Bank was named the Best British Bank in the British Bank Awards in 2018, 2019 and 2020.

Anne founded Starling in 2014 after a distinguished, 30-year career at some of the world’s best-known financial heavyweights, among them Allied Irish Banks, Royal Bank of Scotland and ABN AMRO. She sits on the board of UK Finance and is an adviser to the Board of Trade. She was awarded an MBE for services to financial technology in 2018. As CEO, she oversees the Executive Leadership Team and is a member of Starling’s Board of Directors.


Anne’s book, Banking on It: How I Disrupted An Industry, is out now.


James Harding
Co-founder and Editor