TCC announces key appointments following significant growth
14 Mar, 2013
The Consulting Consortium (TCC), the UK’s leading independent regulatory consultancy, has made three senior appointments as a result of the expansion of the business.
Former Financial Services Authority (FSA) Manager, Andrew Glessing, has been appointed as Director of Compliance. In this role he will be responsible for overseeing and delivering consultancy services with TCC’s clients in the South region, as well as conducting skilled persons reviews. He spent seven years at the FSA, managing the supervision of firms and conducting industry wide reviews, and was most recently involved in SIPP operator workshops and developing regulatory reform.
The company has also appointed Mike Harrison as Associate Director of Compliance. Mike has over 16 years experience in financial services, starting his career as a financial adviser before focusing on regulatory policy at both Huntswood Consulting and Deloitte. His main responsibilities at TCC will be the delivery and oversight of regulatory consulting assignments, skilled persons reviews, and past-business reviews.
Rebecca Prestage (pictured) has been appointed Head of Policy and will centralise the company’s policy function and provide practical guidance to both internal and external stakeholders. Rebecca is a Chartered Financial Planner and joins TCC from the Chartered Insurance Institute where she led technical services for the personal finance society.
Joanne Smith, CEO, The Consulting Consortium, says: “TCC has experienced a three year period of significant and sustained growth and these high quality appointments reaffirm the company’s ongoing commitment to invest in its strategy and vision for the future. We welcome the addition of such well-respected and talented business leaders, who bring a substantial amount of experience and expertise in the regulatory compliance space, adding immediate value to our business. As the regulatory landscape continues to evolve, we are now well positioned to enhance our reputation as the specialist for financial services compliance.”