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Howard is new chairman of FSCP

John Howard is to take over as chairman of the Financial Services Consumer Panel in October, replacing Ann Foster.
Howard is a journalist and broadcaster with experience including presenting Radio 4s You and Yours programme. He is also a qualified solicitor.
Howard has been a member of the panel for four years and was a member of the Mortgage Code Compliance Board until its activities were taken over by the FSA in November 2004.
FSA chairman Callum McCarthy says: “I would like to thank Ann for her dedicated and constructive leadership as chair of the Consumer Panel since November 2003.
I am delighted that John Howard, a long-standing Panel member, is taking over as Chairman. He and the other members will continue to ensure that the Panel acts as a strong, independent consumer voice to the FSA.”

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