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The Royal Bank of Scotland Group
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British Land
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Scotland
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David Cameron
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Ed Miliband
(Politics)
RSA Insurance Group
(Finance and Banking)
Northern Rock
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Stephen Hester

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Stephen Hester

Currently the Chief Executive Officer of The Royal Bank of Scotland Group add

Category: Politics

Born in 960.

Countries: United Kingdom (58%), Scotland (25%), (17%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: The Royal Bank of Scotland Group, British Land, Scotland

Linked to: Easingwold School, British Land, Northern Rock, The Royal Bank of Scotland Group

 

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Stephen Hester was born in 0960 add something


1996

In 1996 he was appointed to the executive board add something


2000

From May 2000 to September 2001, he was Head of Fixed Income Division add something

 

Hester held the position of Chief Financial Officer and Head of Support Division, until May 2000 add something


2002

In May 2002 he joined Abbey National as Finance Director add something


2004

He went on to become Chief Operating Officer, a position he held until November 2004, when he was appointed Chief Executive of British Land add something


2008

Hester was appointed non-executive deputy chairman of the newly-nationalised Northern Rock by Chancellor of the Exchequer Alistair Darling in March 2008, a role which he resigned from in September 2008 to take a non-executive position on the board of Royal Bank of Scotland add something

 

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group - Goodwin was replaced by Stephen Hester, previously the Chief Executive of British Land, who commenced at the Royal Bank of Scotland in November 2008


2010

In 2010 Hester separated from his wife, fellow banker the Canadian Barbara Abt. The couple, who met while both working at Credit Suisse, have two children add something


2012

In 2012 he was offered a bonus of just under £1 million, following some considerable pressure from politicians and the public, he declined the bonus add something

 

Later in 2012, in June, he declined his bonus for the following year after RBS' computer problems add something

 

Ed Miliband - Following the announcement in late January 2012 that the Chief Executive Officer of the nationalised Royal Bank of Scotland, Stephen Hester, would receive a bonus worth £950,000, Miliband called the amount "disgraceful", and urged David Cameron to act to prevent the bonus


2013

On 12 June 2013 Royal Bank of Scotland announced that Hester would be stepping down as CEO in December of 2013, after five years with the bank add something

 

The Royal Bank of Scotland Group - RBS released a statement on 12 June 2013 that announced a transition in which CEO Stephen Hester will stand down in December 2013 for the financial institution "to return to private ownership by the end of 2014"

 

The Royal Bank of Scotland - RBS released a statement on 12 June 2013 that announced a transition in which CEO Stephen Hester will stand down in December 2013 for the financial institution "to return to private ownership by the end of 2014"


2014

RSA Insurance Group - On 4 February 2014, it was announced that Stephen Hester, former CEO of RBS Group would become CEO of RSA with immediate effect