Chief Executive Officer Andrew McLaughlin

Dr Andrew McLaughlin was appointed as the CEO of RBS International in July 2015. He was formerly Director of Communications and Chief Economist for RBS. Before joining the bank, he spent three years in corporate finance advisory working with Ernst and Young. Andrew holds a first class honours degree in Economics and Politics. His 1993 doctoral thesis won the prestigious Walter Bagehot prize for best UK dissertation.
 

Andrew spent several years working in academia before beginning his commercial career. He published a book on the automobile industry in 1998. Andrew was previously a regular commentator in UK print and broadcast media and also a columnist in China Daily, China's leading business newspaper. Andrew is a member of the University of Nottingham Globalisation and Economic Policy Advisory Board, a member of the Oxford Business School Business Economics Programme and Chairman of the Prince's Trust Scotland Advisory Council. He also sits on the CBI Economic Affairs Committee.