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London, UK
Organisation: Financial Conduct Authority
Job title / role: Director, Market Oversight Division
Industry: Financial

Julia Hoggett has been the Director of Market Oversight at the Financial Conduct Authority since April 2017, having first joined the Authority in May 2014 as Head of the Wholesale Banking Supervision Department. In her current role, she is responsible for overseeing the conduct of participants in the primary and secondary markets through the listing, prospectus and market abuse regimes.

Latest Blog Post

Fight the Good Fight – Pride in London Boxing

As always with me, the day starts in a fairly pedestrian way and then something unexpected happens and it all changes . . . . back in March 2017 was NO exception. Scrolling through my Instagram, I see an advert for ‘Pride Boxing’ – and think nothing of it. Later in the day, my team and I (mainly women) are having the ‘weight loss’ conversation where upon I say –oh I’m thinking of doing ‘Pride Boxing; boxers are always super fit and toned” but I wasn’t really thinking that – I was just saying it to show off (I’m very mature like that!).

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