|By Marketwired .||
|March 17, 2014 11:34 AM EDT||
OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 03/17/14 -- The following statement was released by FCAC Commissioner Lucie Tedesco to announce the appointment of FCAC's new Deputy Commissioner:
"I am pleased to announce that Brigitte Goulard has been appointed Deputy Commissioner of the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, effective immediately.
The Deputy Commissioner plays a fundamental role for the FCAC. Ms. Goulard brings experience and expertise from within the financial sector that will strengthen our capacity to maintain productive relationships and effective oversight.
The Deputy Commissioner serves as the Executive Director of the Agency and the senior policy advisor to the Commissioner. Ms. Goulard will be responsible for all aspects of the administration of the Agency and perform a role similar to that of a Chief Operations, Financial and Administrative Officer of the organization."
Before joining the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, Ms. Goulard was the Vice-President, Policy and Government Relations, for the Credit Union Central of Canada.