Charles Randell CBE became Chair of the Financial Conduct Authority and our subsidiary the Payment Systems Regulator in April 2018.
Charles was an external member of the Prudential Regulation Committee from 1 April 2013 until 31 March 2018.
He was a Non-Executive Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy between 2016 and 2018.
He is a visiting fellow in financial services regulation at Queen Mary University of London.
Charles was a partner at law firm Slaughter and May from 1989 to 2013. He specialised in corporate finance law, and worked on financial stability and bank restructuring assignments, in particular during the global financial crisis.