You are here

Practising Certificates Committee

The Practising Certificates Committee (PCC) is responsible for considering Practising Certificate (PC) applications and administering the PC Scheme.

The overall purpose of the PCC is:

  • to consider and advise the Regulation Board on matters in relation to practising certificates;
  • to implement agreed measures arising from any review of the PC Scheme;
  • to administer and communicate the PC Scheme according to its objectives.

The full responsibilities of the PCC are set out in the Terms of Reference.

PCC Members

PCC members include volunteer members from the relevant practice areas relating to the different types of Practising Certificates.  Members of the PCC are set out below organised by the panel(s) that they represent.


Karen Butroid FIA

Lay member

Marcia Cantor-Grable

Pensions Panel                                                     

  • Mofozul Ali FIA                                                   
  • Chris Green FIA                                                     
  • Paul Hubbold FIA                                                   
  • George Pumffrey FIA                                             
  • Mike Shimwell FIA                                                 
  • Edwin Sheaf FIA     
  • Elaine Stevenson FFA 
  • Iain Turri FIA                  

Lloyd's Panel

  • Alex Lee FIA
  • Ben Gilman FIA
  • Parth Patel FIA
  • Emma Stewart FIA
  • David Simmons FIA
  • Samantha Tanner FIA

Life Panel   

  • Iain Baker FFA   
  • Andrew JM Chamberlain FIA 
  • James Crispin FFA   
  • Nick C Dexter FIA 
  • Louise Eldred FIA

Non-Life panel

  • Veekash Badal FIA
  • Iain Baker FFA
  • Ian Burningham FIA
  • Ben Gilman FIA
  • Parth Patel FIA
  • Samantha Tanner FIA


  • Stephanie Snowden, Secretary to the PCC
  • Emma Gilpin, Head of Regulatory Policy
  • Ben Kemp, Director, General Counsel

The membership of the PCC has been disclosed for information and transparency purposes only.  Members should contact the Secretary of the PCC with any PC queries and should not approach individual members of the PCC. This is important for the impartiality of the PCC and to maintain our Conflicts of Interest Policy.

Meeting information

The PCC meets twice per year, with the latest meeting being held on 04 May 2021. The agenda and minutes from previous meetings can be found below. Minutes are redacted as and when the PCC considers it appropriate to do so.

PCC Annual Report

The PCC produces a Report to Members annually and PC applicants are encouraged to read the Reports before submitting an application.

Filter or search events

Start date
E.g., 31/07/2021
End date
E.g., 31/07/2021

Events calendar