Provident Financial is pleased to announce the appointment of Philip Salter, Group Director of Conduct and Regulatory Standards. Philip started his role at Provident Financial on 10 May 2021.


Malcolm Le May, Chief Executive Officer, Provident Financial said:

“I very much welcome Philip Salter joining Provident Financial as Group Director of Conduct and Regulatory Standards. He has excellent regulatory knowledge and expertise, understanding of our important but underserved customer base, and a strong desire to help them access the financial services and products they need, so that they can live their lives.”


Philip Salter said:

“I am delighted to have joined Provident Financial as its new Group Director of Conduct and Regulatory Standards. I look forward to working with Malcolm, and the senior team, as we ensure Provident delivers the highest regulatory conduct standards to its customers, giving them the knowledge that Provident Financial is there to help and support their financial needs.”



Analysts and shareholders:




Owen Jones, Group Head of Investor Relations



07341 007842









Richard King, Provident Financial



07919 866876

Nick Cosgrove/Simone Selzer, Brunswick



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Notes to Editors

1. Provident Financial plc is a leading provider of credit products which provide financial inclusion for those consumers who are not well served by mainstream lenders. The Group serves 2.1 million customers and its operations consist of Vanquis Bank, Moneybarn, and the Consumer Credit Division (CCD) comprising Provident home credit and Satsuma.

2. Philip Salter was previously a Director of Supervision at the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). He was with the FCA and its predecessor regulators for the last 30 years.