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FSCS announces Interim Chief Executive

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme has announced the appointment of Ron Devlin, OBE, as interim chief executive, following the departure of Suzanne McCarthy at the end of May.

Devlin joined the FSCS in February 2001 as a senior adviser providing advice and support to the investment claims teams and undertaking projects for the chief executive.

Prior to this, Devlin was director of pensions at the FSA. McCarthy will become chief executive of the Office of Rail Regulation in July 2004.

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