New Gambling Commission commissioners announced
18 April 2016
Five new commissioners have joined the Gambling Commission Board with immediate effect:
- John Baillie
- Stephen Cohen
- Sarika Patel
- Simone Pennie and
- Catharine Seddon.
They were appointed by the Secretary of State for Culture Media and Sport following a competitive appointments process.
Philip Graf, Chair of the Commission, said “I am delighted with the range of skills and backgrounds of our new Commissioners. I am sure they will bring valuable experience and significantly contribute to our work.”
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Last updated: 23 August 2021
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