BAIGRIE Davies director Amanda Davidson and Dame Sandra Dawson, professor of management at Cambridge University have joined the Financial Services Authority (FSA) board as non-executive directors.
Ethical investment specialist Davidson has been a director of Baigrie Davies since 2005.
She was also a founding director of Chase de Vere and held a directorship at Holden Meehan where she was involved in the sale of the business to Bradford & Bingley.
Dame Sandra is professor of management at Cambridge University where she has also been a deputy vice chancellor since 2008. She has been at Cambridge since 1995.
Her financial services experience includes non-executive roles at Barclays and Fleming Claverhouse Investment Trust and on the advisory board of Alchemy Partners.
Chancellor Alistair Darling said yesterday: “I am very pleased to announce the appointment of these new members to the FSA board. Their skills, knowledge and background will make a valuable contribution to the work of the FSA.”