Richard Kibble has been appointed Group Director of Strategy and Corporate Finance at RBS.

He will move in March from PWC where he has been a Partner leading the firm’s Financial Services Corporate Strategy practice since he joined in 2008. He¬†was previously UK Managing Partner at Marakon Associates, where he worked for 18 years.

Kibble will play a major part in the turnaround at RBS as its Chief Executive, Stephen Hester, continues with the plan to dramatically shrink the bank.