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Executive Committee

The Executive Committee forms part of our Corporate Governance structure.
The Board is the main decision making body and the Executive Committee
runs the Society’s business.

Jonathan Long

(Chief Executive Officer)

Jonathan was appointed as a Director on 1 May 2007. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant at Coopers & Lybrand, he went on to perform a variety of financial, strategic and business development roles at Prudential and Barclays before joining the Society in 2006. Jonathan was appointed Chief Executive in 2011.

Lisa de-Laune

(Head of Risk and Compliance)

With over 20 years’ industry experience, specialising in risk and assurance, Lisa joined the Society in 2019 and is responsible for the risk and compliance function. Prior to joining National Friendly, Lisa has led risk, internal control, internal audit and change functions across financial services, predominantly insurance and banking. As part of the Executive Committee, Lisa will play a key role in reinforcing National Friendly’s commitment to fair customer outcomes and delivering effective risk management and compliance oversight.

Wayne Carter

(Head of Sales and Marketing)

Wayne joined the Society in 2017. He has over 25 years’ experience in financial services, gaining wide ranging business and commercial experience whilst as a shareholding director in two successful SME businesses that he helped establish. He has also held the position of sales director for an insuring managing general agent. Wayne has extensive sales knowledge, holding positions throughout the wide spectrum of sales roles from salesman to sales director. Wayne was appointed to the Executive Committee in 2018.