Competition and Markets Authority
House of Lords
Baroness Wilcox (Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Business, Innovation and Skills; Conservative)
Lord Currie will commence his appointment in the summer which will be for an initial period of four years. His appointment as chairman will be subject to the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill receiving Royal Assent and to scrutiny by the BIS Select Committee.
The appointment has been made in accordance with the Commissioner for Public Appointments Code of Practice (April 2012).
He is currently chair of the International Centre for Financial Regulation and board member of Dubai Financial Services Authority. Lord Currie also holds a number of non-executive roles spanning academia, Government and the voluntary sector and sits as a Cross-Bencher in the House of Lords.