Recent appointments at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) include:

  • Marlene Shiels as Chair of the Smaller Business Practitioner Panel, which aims to represent the views of smaller firms. She has served on this panel since 2015 and is Chief Executive of Capital Credit Union
  • Kate Collyer as Chief Economist. The department she now leads provides economic research, analysis and advice to the regulator’s executive committee and board of directors
  • Sheree Howard as the permanent Executive Director of Risk and Compliance Oversight. She joined the FCA as a Senior Adviser in December 2017 and had been carrying out the risk and compliance director position on an interim basis

The Money and Pension Service (MAPS), the UK’s new single financial guidance body, which operates the Money Advice Service, Pension Wise and Pensions Advisory Service brands, has announced 10 appointments to its pension dashboard steering group:

  • Will Lovegrove, founder of Pensionsync, a firm which pioneered the electronic transfer of financial data between payroll software and pension providers
  • Dominic Lindley, an independent financial adviser
  • Andrew Lowe, Change and Data Solutions Director at the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries
  • Francis Goss, Chief Commercial Officer at financial software developer AHC
  • Kim Gumbler, Chair of management consultancy the Pensions Administration Standards Association
  • Nigel Peaple, Director of Policy and Research at trade association the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association
  • Paddy Greene, Head of Money and Consumer Rights Policy at consumer organisation Which?
  • Romi Savova, CEO at online provider PensionBee
  • Samantha Seaton, CEO at financial software developer MoneyHub
  • Yvonne Braun, Director of Policy – Long Term Savings and Protection at trade association the Association of British Insurers

Chris Curry and Angela Pober had already been appointed to the respective roles of Principal and Implementation Director of the pension dashboard project.

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