Statement following the death of HM Queen Elizabeth II

9th September 2022

Wayne Story group chief executive officer

Wayne Story

Chief Executive Officer,


Like so many others around the world, we are deeply saddened to learn of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Her Majesty’s resolute devotion to duty, her steadfast support for public services and charities across the Commonwealth, and her spirit of optimism inspired millions of people across many generations.

The second Elizabethan Age will be remembered as one of profound change and extraordinary advancements in science and technology. For her lifetime of unwavering service, we all owe Her Majesty a deep debt of gratitude.