Christine Farnish

Chair of P2PFA - Christine Farnish CBE: Christine has worked at senior level in financial services since 1998 when she was appointed Consumer Director at the FSA. She joined the National Association of Pension Funds as CEO in 2002 and in 2006 joined Barclays as Group MD of Public Policy, a role she held until 2011. Christine now pursues a portfolio career. In addition to chairing the P2PFA Christine is an independent director of OFWAT and OFGEM and a member of AXA’s Stakeholder Advisory Panel. Previously she served on the Boards of the OFT, ASA and ING Direct, chaired Consumer Focus and the Family and Parenting Institute and undertook an Independent Review of MAS for Treasury Ministers. 



Articles By Christine Farnish

An open letter to Andrew Bailey, CEO of the FCA

26th July 2016 | Christine Farnish



Articles Featuring Christine Farnish

P2PFA reveals new chair

8th February 2018 | Emily Nicolle

What to watch out for in online lending in 2018

25th December 2017 | Ryan Weeks

P2PFA announces update to operating principles

8th December 2017 | Ryan Weeks

P2PFA adds branch-based lender to its ranks

16th February 2017 | Ryan Weeks

Regulator plans new crowdfunding rules for 2017

9th December 2016 | Ryan Weeks

UK votes Leave – AltFi leaders react

24th June 2016 | Ryan Weeks

Groves Steps Down as UKCFA Chair

1st April 2016 | Ryan Weeks

On the Ground at LendIt Europe

26th October 2015 | Ryan Weeks

The “Innovative Finance ISA” Arrives

8th July 2015 | Ryan Weeks

The Consumer Take on P2P ISAs

5th March 2015 | Ryan Weeks

FCA Publishes Sweeping Regulatory Review

4th February 2015 | Ryan Weeks

All Systems Go at the P2PFA

26th November 2014 | Ryan Weeks

Industry Reacts to Alternative Finance report

7th November 2014 | AltFi News

A Strong Year so far for P2PFA Platforms

28th July 2014 | AltFi News

Standard for Calculating Defaults Established

19th June 2014 | AltFi News

P2P Growth Rockets Upwards in UK

22nd April 2014 | AltFi News

P2PFA Welcomes Regulatory Approach

14th March 2014 | AltFi News

Leading Invoice Trader Joins P2PFA

4th March 2014 | AltFi News