Non-executive board member

Chris Morson

Chris Morson



Chris Morson was appointed a Non-Executive Board Member and Audit & Risk Committee member at DVLA in November 2013. He was re-appointed in November 2016.

Chris was appointed a Non-Executive Board Member at HM Land Registry in January 2018.


Chris has spent much of his executive career in financial services. Most recently, he has specialised in digital transformation at scale, as Managing Director of the digital business of RBS/NatWest, and then at Virgin Money. Prior to this, he held senior roles as a Strategy Director, Managing Director of a European consumer finance business and as an Operations Director.

Chris is a Non-Executive Director at the Money Advice Service and an adviser to VisualDNA. Earlier in his career, Chris worked as a management consultant with Price Waterhouse. Between 1992 and 1998, Chris developed and introduced the first full-service online banking proposition in the UK.


Chris has a BSc in Economics and Accounting from Loughborough University and attended the London Business School finance programme. Chris holds an MBA with distinction from Cranfield, where he was awarded the Courage prize for overall performance and the Venture Capital prize.

Chris is currently studying for the FT Non-Executive Director diploma.

Non-executive board member

Responsible for bringing ideas and advice, both from his experience of the wider business world and from his perspective as a private citizen.