RESUME – TRUSTEE (Non-Executive)

Chris Hooper

Chris joined the Inspire Learning Federation Board of Trustees as a non-executive finance trustee in November 2015. 

Before retiring in 2013 he spent 30 years undertaking various management roles with Midland Bank, then HSBC. Latterly he was Head of Commercial Centre for Guildford then Deputy Head managing Relationship Managers at three Centres; Basingstoke, Reading and Oxford. His primary responsibilities were for operational and credit integrity, internal audit and credit approval.
He has, in the past, undertaken the role of Responsible Officer at St Pauls Catholic College in Sunbury on Thames whilst he was Branch Manager at HSBC Walton on Thames.


  • (Formerly) Chartered Associate of the Institute of Bankers
  • B.Sc (Hons) Banking and Finance