Robin Budenberg CBE

Chairman, Independent Non-Executive Board Member and First Commissioner

Robin took up the post of Chairman of The Crown Estate on 1 August 2016.

Key strengths

  • Finance
  • Leadership
  • Strategic overview
  • Governance

Experience 

Robin has advised companies on strategy and governance throughout his career and was responsible for oversight of these issues when managing the Government’s investments in UK banks following the 2008 financial crisis. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Law from the University of Exeter. He was awarded a CBE in 2015, for services to the taxpayer and the economy.

External appointments 

Robin is currently London Chairman of Centerview Partners. He is also Acting Chair of Big Society Trust and Senior Independent Director at Charity Bank Limited. Robin is the former Chairman and Chief Executive of UK Financial Investments Ltd (UKFI).

Unless stated otherwise, all material on this website is the property of The Crown Estate. The material may be used, provided it is reproduced accurately and appropriate acknowledgement is given. You may not sell the information to a third party. By continuing on this website you are agreeing to our Terms of use.

We also use cookies on this website to enhance your user experience. By continuing on this website you are agreeing to the use of these cookies. For more information please read our Cookie policy.

Close Close banner
Back to top