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Pensions Regulator appoints Bill Galvin as chief executive

The Pensions Regulator has confirmed the appointment of Bill Galvin as its permanent chief executive.

Galvin has been acting chief executive at the regulator since May 2010, following the departure of Tony Hobman to the Consumer Financial Education Body.

Galvin says: “Workplace pensions are hugely important to the dignity in retirement of many millions of current and future pensioners in the UK. The Pensions Regulator has a critical role in focusing the attention of everyone in the industry on the delivery of good outcomes for these members.”

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