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New FSA Head of Insurance

The director of regulation at Lloyd’s of London has been appointed as the FSA’s new director of insurance firms division. David Gittings takes on the new role as April 1, 2002.

Martin Roberts, the FSA’s present insurance firms director and former civil servant, is to become a senior adviser with particular focus on international insurance regulation.

FSA managing director John Tiner has welcomed the appointment as assisting the regulator in its new task of regulating general insurance.

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