Richard Lee is the Group Performance Director for the Legal & General Group and has held this position since July 2017. In this role he is responsible for driving financial performance across the Retirement, Insurance, Investment Management and Capital divisions. Prior to this Richard held the positions of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Risk Officer in Legal & General Retirement, a division that helps over one million customers achieve financial security in retirement and invests nearly £60bn of assets to back the Group's promises to pensioners. During this time Richard oversaw the global expansion of the retirement businesses, including the establishment of Legal & General Re in 2013. Richard has held various other positions since joining the company in 1997 including Group Commercial Development Director, Director of Financial Management for the Protection & Annuities businesses and Head of Actuarial Transformation for a large finance transformation programme. Richard has a First Class degree in Mathematics and Statistics and became a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries in 2002.