The chairman of Permanent TSB Alan Cook has announced the appointment of Dominic Dodd as a non-executive director of Permanent TSB.

Mr Dodd is a former managing partner of Marakon Associates, an international strategy consulting firm specialising in growing long-term value for shareholders.

He was executive director of The Children’s Investment Fund Foundation.

He is currently chairman of the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust and a director of UCL Partners, Europe’s largest academic health science partnership.

Speaking today, Alan Cook said that the appointment was a key part of the Bank’s ongoing process of Board refreshment: “Dominic’s experience as a non-executive director and business consultant will be invaluable to the Bank and I look forward to his contribution in the months ahead.”