31 August 2012
The Charity Commission is delighted that Minister Nelson McCausland has today announced the appointment of Norman Bennett to the Commission's Board.
Mr Bennett was Director of Finance at the former Royal Hospitals Trust until 2000 and then moved to undertake the same role at Queens University Belfast from which he retired in October 2010. He is currently a self employed Financial Management Consultant. He has been involved in a number of charities, and also served as a governor of the South Eastern Regional Board and a member of the Audit Committee for the Eastern Health and Social Services Board. He is currently a Trustee of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland and a member of the church Executive Board.
Chief Executive Frances McCandless welcomed the new appointment:
"I look forward to working with Mr Bennett during his three year appointment. His knowledge and experience will certainly enrich the organisation"
Mr Bennett holds no other public appointments and has not carried out any political activity in the last five years.
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