Martyn Atkinson

Chief Information Officer
Metro Bank

Martyn is Chief Information Officer at Metro Bank, accountable for IT strategy and architecture, IT development, support and operations, operational resilience and risk management, as well as the bank’s change and transformation division.

He joined the bank in 2016 as Director of Digital and Change, where he was responsible for executing the bank’s diverse change agenda and setting the digital programme of works. He began his career at Accenture working within the Retail Sector, delivery large scale complex IT transformation programmes, before moving to Lloyds Banking Group as Programme Director. Martyn was then appointed Head of Business Change at Friends Life, before moving to Nationwide as Head of Transformation, where he oversaw the £150m change agenda for Mortgage, Savings and Product Originations portfolio.

Martyn is a University of Cambridge graduate and is married with two daughters. He is an avid football player and half-marathon runner.