Aruna is widely regarded as a leading thinker on risk and governance in financial services.
Born in Sri Lanka and educated in India, and Kings College London, Aruna has an extensive career in risk, governance and controls in the banking and finance sector, most latterly as Managing Director and Global Head Of Operational Controls at JP Morgan.
She has been appointed Chair of Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Trust for April 2024, and currently holds non-exec positions at Tavistock and Portman Foundation Trust, and Clarion Housing Association. Aruna is also a governor at the University of Greenwich, and previously served as a non-executive director of Epsom St Helier NHS Trust.
Aruna will support our growing work in the financial services sector and continue our work with health and social care boards.