New Gambling Commission chair appointed
Date: 14 August
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport made the following
announcement on Wednesday 14 August 2007:
Brian Pomeroy has been appointed as Chair of the Gambling
Commission, the Government's gambling watchdog, Secretary of State
for Culture, Media and Sport, James Purnell, announced
Mr Pomeroy will take up his post on 1 January 2008, after the
current Chair Peter Dean steps down.
Peter Teague has also been appointed as a Commissioner and will
take up his post on 1 September 2007.
The press release can be seen on the DCMS website.