The Finance and Leasing Association’s (FLA) has appointed Stephen Hadrill as director general.
Hadrill has had numerous senior positions prior, most recently including CEO of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) for a decade, beginning in 2009, and director general of the Association of British Insurers.
Hadrill takes up his new post on 1 December.
Commenting on the appointment, Hadrill said: “I am delighted to be joining the FLA and to have the chance to play a leading role in helping a key sector to underpin business investment and meet the expectations of retail customers in a fast moving economic and technological environment.”
Richard Jones, chairman of the FLA, added: “Stephen has worked at the very highest level across a number of different industries.
“His breadth of experience is exceptional, and I look forward to working with him as he leads the FLA on its next chapter, supporting its members by progressing and championing the long-term prosperity of our markets and the customers that we serve.”