Head of International Policy Co-ordination & EU Affairs, The Financial Services Authority, UK
Cambridge and the University of North Wales in Bangor.
MA in Classics (Double First) and a MSC in Financial Economics
1968 Bank of England, International Division
Spent three years at the IMF as Personal Assistant to the Managing Director in Washington DC
1977 Economics Division at the Bank as an assistant adviser on monetary policy
Held various positions in the Bank on the international side before moving to banking supervision.
Deputy Head of Banking Supervision for small UK banks, Head of Industrial World Division-Supervision and Surveillance, and finally Head of European Division
1998 Joined FSA as Head of International Policy Co-ordination and EU affairs in the Office of the Chairman.