Richard Davies

Chief Operating Officer


About Richard

Richard Davies joined Revolut in July 2019 as COO, and leads a range of transformation work across the group, alongside leading the group’s move towards developing authorised banking operations in key target geographies.

Prior roles include:
– Commercial Banking Director at TSB – Executive Committee position, leading development of TSB’s commercial banking activities.
– Global Head of Propositions / Digital – SME Banking at HSBC focused on driving strategic change for clients, with a design led focus on digital innovation and client experience.
– Chief Operating Officer for HSBC’s UK Commercial Bank, responsible for a wide range of areas including lending products, business and regulatory change, client on-boarding and digital transformation.
– First CEO of challenger bank OakNorth, leading the process to design the business model, develop regulatory licence submissions, and recruit the team to enter the UK market.

Richard has a MA Economics and M.Phil Development Economics from Trinity Hall Cambridge.