William Chalmers, CFO, Lloyds Banking Group

William joined the Board in August 2019, when he was appointed Chief Financial Officer, and was Interim Group Chief Executive from May 2021 to August 2021. William has worked in financial services for over 25 years, and previously held several senior roles at Morgan Stanley, including Co-Head of the Global Financial Institutions Group and Head of EMEA Financial Institutions Group. Before joining Morgan Stanley, William worked for JP Morgan, again in the Financial Institutions Group.


Carla Antunes da Silva, CEO, Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets

Carla was appointed as the CEO for Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets in February 2023, having previously served as  internal non-executive director for five years. From 2015 to January 2023, Carla led Lloyds Banking Group’s strategic work as Group Strategy, Corporate Development and IR Director. Prior to that, Carla spent 18 years as an Equity Analyst for European banks, working for Credit Suisse, JP Morgan and Deutsche Bank.


Lisa Francis, Head of Financial Institutions, Lloyds Bank

Lisa is responsible for strategic direction, transformation, developing and executing a strong growth agenda across the global client base covering Asset Managers, Hedge Funds, Wealth management, SSAs, Insurance, financial sponsors and Banking client base across CIB and the markets division.


Scott Barton, Managing Director, Corporate Coverage, Lloyds Bank

Scott  joined the bank  in 2017 as Managing Director of the Mid Markets business before overseeing and leading the formation of Large Corporates and more recently the creation and expansion of the Corporate Coverage business. Prior to joining Lloyds, he held several senior management roles at both Standard Chartered and Royal Bank of Scotland leading businesses based out of London, Dubai & the US.


Rob Hale, Head of Financial Markets, Lloyds Bank

Rob started his career as a Rates Trader in the late 1990s and has worked at several Investment Banks before joining Lloyds in 2007 to build out the Rates Trading business and establish Lloyds as a GEMM (Gilt Edged Market Maker). Since 2021, Rob has been Head of Financial Markets, responsible for all Financial Markets activity across London and New York.


Nick Hughes, Head of Capital Markets, Lloyds Bank

Nick leads the Capital Markets business globally. The Capital Markets business provides Corporate & Institutional clients with comprehensive financing solutions across its debt capital markets, securitised products group, bond syndicate, risk management and credit sales & trading activities. Nick started his career at Lloyds in 1999 and has worked in the Markets business since 2006 in various client facing roles, notably in structured finance and risk management prior to taking on his current role.


James Taylor, Head of Infrastructure & Project Finance, Lloyds Bank

James leads the Infrastructure & Project Finance (I&PF) team, providing multi-product debt financing, financial advisory and risk management solutions for assets across the infrastructure and energy space. The team is a market leader in the field, being ranked the number 1 UK infrastructure lender, according to Inframation League Tables.


Luke Parker, Head of Rates, Lloyds Bank

Luke joined Lloyds in the middle of 2022 to help to grow the Rates Trading business both in terms of expanding the existing market leading GBP rates franchise and increasing the Lloyds Rates footprint globally. With a very strong and experienced trading and sales team, progress so far has seen a Duration Manager role for a DMO Gilt Syndication, market leading rankings in GBP IRS volumes, a doubling of Lloyds Inflation trading market share and the launch of our EUR swaps trading business which is already a strong competitor in the market. Luke has over 20 years’ experience within the industry at various global organisations on the sell side and the buy side trading anything from AUD, NZD and USD rates to emerging market FX, but with a particular affinity to the domestic rates market. 


Sam Hill, Head of Market Insights, Lloyds Bank

Sam is Head of Market Insights and specialises in providing analysis, insights and views on key topical economic themes and their implications for interest rate markets. Sam has expertise on UK monetary and fiscal policy issues and works closely with colleagues on the Trading Floor using his insights to broaden and deepen client engagement.

Important legal information

Lloyds Bank is a trading name of Lloyds Bank plc, Bank of Scotland plc, Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets plc and Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets Wertpapierhandelsbank GmbH.

Lloyds Bank plc. Registered Office: 25 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HN. Registered in England and Wales no. 2065. Bank of Scotland plc. Registered Office: The Mound, Edinburgh EH1 1YZ. Registered in Scotland no. SC327000. Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets plc. Registered office 25 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HN. Registered in England and Wales no. 10399850. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority under registration number 119278, 169628 and 763256 respectively.

Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets Wertpapierhandelsbank GmbH is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets plc. Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets Wertpapierhandelsbank GmbH has its registered office at Thurn-und-Taxis Platz 6, 60313 Frankfurt, Germany. The company is registered with the Amtsgericht Frankfurt am Main, HRB 111650. Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets Wertpapierhandelsbank GmbH is supervised by the Bundesanstalt für Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht.

Eligible deposits with us are protected by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS). We are covered by the Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS). Please note that due to FSCS and FOS eligibility criteria not all business customers will be covered.

While all reasonable care has been taken to ensure that the information provided is correct, no liability is accepted by Lloyds Bank for any loss or damage caused to any person relying on any statement or omission. This is for information only and should not be relied upon as offering advice for any set of circumstances. Specific advice should always be sought in each instance.