Lawrence M. Weiss is a non-executive director of the UK Export Finance (UKEF) Board and a member of the UKEF Audit Committee and the Risk Committee. He is also a member of the Department for International Trade Audit & Risk Assurance Committee.
Lawrence was the Chief Executive Officer of Bank Leumi (UK) plc from 2008 to 2014. During that period he served as a member of the World Division Committee of the Association of Foreign Banks. From 1990-2008, he held a number of senior management positions in the oil division of Glencore, including responsibility for large project financing in developing countries and Head of Global Credit Risk Management.
He began his career in finance at The Chase Manhattan Bank in New York and moved to London in 1982. At present, he is an Advisor to the Chairman and the Board of Arbuthnot Banking Group Plc and a Brand Ambassador to the Royal Marines Charitable Trust Fund.