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Consumer Panel appoints two new members

The Financial Services Consumer Panel has appointed senior visiting fellow of the pensions institute at Cass Business School Debbie Harrison and former personal finance editor at The Scotsman Jeff Salway as members.

Harrison is a consultant to the pensions and consumer education units of the Organisation of Economic Cooperation and Development and is a trustee of the Financial Inclusion Centre.

Salway is now a freelance journalist but continues to write and edit the personal finance pages for The Scotsman and Scotland on Sunday.

Harrison and Salway will join the panel on 1 September.

Consumer Panel chair Adam Phillips says: “Debbie Harrison has substantial expertise in pension policy and will be of great value to the panel with its work on retirement income. Jeff Salway has a wealth of experience of personal finance which will bolster our scrutiny of the new Financial Conduct Authority’s approach to regulation.

“We will miss Stephen Crampton whose term on the panel has come to an end. Since joining in September 2006, he has played an important role in shaping our EU policy work.”



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