The Future of Banking Commission
09 Feb 2010
Evidence Session 1. Held at Riverbank Park Plaza, London

Commissioners:
 

Peter Vicary-Smith, Chief Executive, Which?
Rt Hon David Davis MP (Chair)
Dr Vince Cable MP
Rt Hon John McFall MP
Philip Augar, writer on the financial services industry
Clare Spottiswoode, Chair. Gas Strategies Limited
David Pitt-Watson, Chair, Hermes Focus Asset Management
Roger Bootle, City of London economist

The first Session heard from witnesses representing consumer groups, trade unions, journalists and business.

David Harker, Chief Executive, Citizens Advice
Sian McLean, Head of Financial Inclusion, Toynbee Hall
Adam Phillips, Chair, Financial Services Consumer Panel
Will Hutton, Executive Vice-Chair, The Work Foundation
Jeff Prestridge, Personal Finance Editor, Mail on Sunday
Brendan Barber, TUC General Secretary
John Wright, National Chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses
Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy and External Affairs, British Chambers of Commerce

Links to other hearings

Session 1
Session 2
Session 3
Session 4

Programme
13:30
Consumer groups
David Harker, Chief Executive, Citizens Advice Sian McLean, Head of Financial Inclusion, Toynbee Hall Adam Phillips, Chair, Financial Services Consumer Panel

14:30
Journalists
Will Hutton, Executive Vice-Chair, The Work Foundation Jeff Prestridge, Personal Finance Editor, Mail on Sunday

15:45
Trades Union
Brendan Barber, TUC General Secretary

16:15
Business
John Wright, National Chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses Dr Adam Marshall, Director of Policy and External Affairs, British Chambers of Commerce