Chief executive of FinTech Wales standing down to take up chair role

The chief executive of the body tasked with promoting the fintech sector in Wales. Sarah Williams-Gardener, is standing down.
Ms Williams-Gardener will though remain with FinTech Wales when she takes up the role of chair in January, replacing former chief executive of price comparison firm, Louise O’ Shea. The search is now on to find a new chief executive.
Asked why the unpaid chair role for the body – which has secured £1.6m of funding from the Cardiff Capital Region’s £1.3bn City Deal jointly funded by the Welsh and UK governments – wasn’t put out to a competitive recruitment process, a spokesperson said …