UK - The Pensions Management Institute (PMI) has appointed Roger Booth as its new chief executive and successor to Susan Howlett, who retires this year.
Booth joins from The Housing Corporation, where he was a financial regulator for social housing for the last 3 years. He brings with him 21 years of financial sector experience having worked in the UK, Germany, the Netherlands and the US.
He will assume his new role on June 27 when Howlett steps down after 22 years with PMI.
Commenting on his appointment, Booth said: “The current challenges facing the pensions industry have never been greater. The PMI has a pivotal role in striving to raise professional standards and I am particularly pleased to be joining PMI to lead this exceptional professional organisation.”
Roger Cobley, president of PMI, said: “We are confident that Roger’s extensive management and regulatory experience will serve him well in this challenging role. He is excellently placed to continue our work in raising standards across all areas of the pensions industry.”
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