The experienced portfolio director and corporate financier is currently chair of Macfarlane Group plc and sits on the board of the Scottish Futures Trust (SFT) and the Court of the University of Glasgow among a number of organisations.
“Let's face it, this is a war, but it's on a new front. They're a hidden enemy, operating behind the scenes and inside our organisations, our devices, and they're incredibly difficult to detect and to punish,” said Barclays' Chairman John McFarlane.
Crucially, Lord Lee sees the dividend as a key factor in driving the company's performance. He explains: “The payment of a dividend acts as a significant discipline on the Board of a PLC in that it has to find the cash, each year, to pay those dividends.”.