Movers and Shakers

Vacancy: ADE Business Development Officer The Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE) advocates the value of a user orientated approach to meeting energy requirements. Styling itself the voice for a cost effective efficient, low carbon, user-led energy systems it recognises that consumers have varied needs; from reliable high temperature steam in industry to heating in urban or rural areas. Promoting a more local, efficient and less costly energy system where each technology and infrastructure option is considered on its merits. The decentralised energy sector is undergoing rapid change, and ADE are now seeking a Business Development Officer to help research and implement these new business projects, as well as grow the Association and generate income through membership and events. Leaving: Simon Green to quit the FCA Regulator confirms current director of general insurance and protection is set to depart. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has confirmed that Simon Green, director of general insurance and protection, is set to leave the regulator. Green took on his current role in July 2014, when the position was first created by the FCA, after previously working as head of the general insurance and protection department. At the time the watchdog stated that the new director role would, “increase senior management capacity to deliver against the FCAs increasingly demanding supervisory and policy agendas” and also “further define the FCAs relationships with firms and key stakeholders.” Prior to joining the FCA Green served as manager of the Bank of England between 1996 and 1998. He has also held roles at the Long-Term Credit Bank of Japan, NatWest Markets and the Nationwide Building Society