Who we are

UK Financial Investments Limited (UKFI) is a Companies Act company and operates at arm’s-length from Government. UKFI’s sole shareholder is UK Government Investments Limited and its ultimate beneficial owner is HM Treasury. The company’s activities are governed by its Board, which is accountable to the Chancellor of the Exchequer and – through the Chancellor – Parliament.

Membership of the UKFI Board comprises a Chairman, a Chief Executive, Non-Executive Directors from the Private Sector and a Senior Government Official appointed by HM Treasury.

Members of the UKFI board

James Leigh-Pemberton - Chairman
Oliver Holbourn - Chief Executive
Kirstin Baker - HM Treasury appointed Director 
Philip Remnant - Senior Independent Director 
Marshall Bailey
Jitesh Gadhia
Jane Guyett
Lucinda Riches


31st March 2017

UKAR announces £11.8 billion sale of Bradford & Bingley assets
UK Financial Investments Limited (UKFI), today confirms that following an open and competitive sales process, UK Asset Resolution Limited (UKAR), the holding company for the government owned businesses of Bradford & Bingley plc (B&B) and NRAM Limited (NRAM), has agreed to sell two separate asset portfolios of performing buy-to-let loans from B&B to Prudential plc and to funds managed by Blackstone for £11.8 billion

7th October 2016

Intention to sell shares in Lloyds Banking Group plc through a trading plan
UKFI today announces that it intends to continue to sell Her Majesty’s Treasury’s (“HMT”) shareholding in Lloyds Banking Group plc (the “Company”) over the next twelve months through a pre-arranged trading plan that will be managed by Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc (“Morgan Stanley”).