Retirement Advantage has appointed former FCA senior associate David Forsdyke as head of compliance for its equity release division.
At the regulator, Forsdyke was part of the team responsible for implementing the Mortgage Market Review.
He was previously a director of equity release advice firm Argent Sage.
Retirement Advantage equity release managing director Tom Evans says: “We’re thrilled to have David on board. He’s been at the regulatory coalface with the FCA as our industry has moved into the mainstream.
“David’s experience and in-depth knowledge of the regulatory environment, as well as his background as an equity release financial adviser, will be invaluable to us as the market continues to develop and innovate.”
Forsdyke adds: “It’s great to be joining Retirement Advantage at an exciting time for the business, and for the industry as a whole. I’m looking forward to helping the business continue to grow and innovate.”