David Bailey

Executive Director, UK Deposit Takers Supervision


David Bailey is Executive Director for UK Deposit Takers Supervision, responsible for the supervision of the UK’s banks, building societies and credit unions. David also represents the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) on the Basel Committee for Banking Supervision.

David joined the Bank of England in 2014 as Director of Financial Market Infrastructure and has held roles as Executive Director of International Banks Supervision and Executive Director of Financial Markets Infrastructure. His most recent role was Executive Director of Authorisations, RegTech and International Supervision. 

Prior to working at the Bank, David was Head of Markets Infrastructure and Policy at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and at its predecessor, the Financial Services Authority (FSA).

He graduated from Durham University and began his career at J.P. Morgan.

This page was last updated 01 December 2023

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