Catherine BatchelorDirector, Digital Taskforce at Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)
Catherine Batchelor is the Director responsible for the Digital Taskforce at the UK Competition and Markets Authority, where she is responsible for leading work to provide advice to the UK Government on the design and implementation of pro-competition measures for digital markets, building on the proposals put forward by the Digital Competition Expert Panel, chaired by Jason Furman. She also leads the CMA’s work on wider areas of the CMA’s digital markets policy. Prior to joining the CMA, Catherine worked at the Financial Conduct Authority, the UK’s conduct regulator for financial services in a range of roles including considering competition and innovation within financial services and the development of the ‘FinTech’ sector. Catherine holds a BSc in Economics as well as an MSc in the Economics of Regulation and Competition.