Nailesh began his career practising law at Linklaters and McDermott, Will and Emery LLP.
He then moved to Coventry Building Society as Group General Counsel and Company Secretary, where he was also Secretary to the Pension Scheme Trustees.
Nailesh has lived and worked in Canada, the USA and South East Asia in a global career, including as a Senior Executive with Petronas.
Nailesh recently completed an assignment working as an Adviser to the COVAX Facility, working with sovereign governments and international organisations in order to achieve a more equitable distribution of Covid-19 vaccines around the world.
He is a non-executive director at Newbury Building Society, UCL Hospital and Birmingham Women’s & Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trusts, and a trustee of the charity United Way UK.