New Director General, Financial Services appointed at the Treasury

Katharine Braddick has been appointed to the role of Director General, Financial Services at HM Treasury.

As the new Director General for Financial Services, Katharine Braddick will be responsible for all issues relating to financial services, the financial system and financial stability at the Treasury.

Ms Braddick is currently the Treasury’s Director for Financial Services (International and EU), having joined the department on secondment from the Bank of England in 2014. As Director of Financial Services she has led on the development and negotiation of financial services policy in the EU and international fora and the international competitiveness of the UK in financial services.

She replaces Charles Roxburgh, who was appointed Second Permanent Secretary to the Treasury in June.

She will take up her new role immediately.