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Welcome for new CMA chief executive

AlexChisholmThe Trading Standards Institute (TSI) welcomes the appointment of a chief executive for the new Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).

TSI’s chief executive Ron Gainsford said: “We are delighted at the announcement of Alex Chisholm as the chief executive of the Competition and Markets Authority.

“This is yet another piece of the new consumer landscape puzzle slotting into place and we expect the CMA will now take shape under the strong leadership it needs.  

“We have already had early meetings with the new chairman Lord Currie as first foundations for our partnership working with the CMA, and we look forward to working together with the new chief executive to achieve significant benefits to honest business and consumers in these challenging economic times.”