18 October 2013
Nationwide Building Society has today confirmed that its Chairman, Geoffrey Howe, has made the decision to retire from his position after the Society's AGM in the summer of 2015.
By July 2015, Mr Howe will have spent eight years as Chairman of the Society and over 10 years as a member of the Board.
Nationwide has begun the process of identifying a successor for Mr Howe. The process will consider existing Nationwide Non-Executive Directors along with external candidates.
An announcement naming Mr Howe's successor will be made in due course.