Non-Executive Director

Martin Coleman

Martin Coleman

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Biography

Martin Coleman was appointed Non-Executive Director of the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) Board on 1 October 2017. He is also a Board member of the Higher Education Funding Council for England and Deputy Chair of the Office for Students, the new regulator for higher education in England.

Previous career highlights include:

  • Leading the global competition practice of the global law firm, Norton Rose Fulbright, and serving as a member of the firm’s management group until he retired as a partner in 2017
  • Co-author (with Michael Grenfell) of ‘The Competition Act 1998’ (Oxford University Press)
  • Board member, and Chair of the Education and Training Committee, of the Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • Council Member of the Economic and Social Research Council, the UK’s largest organisation for funding research on economic and social issues

Non-Executive Director

Board members are responsible for:

  • setting the organisation’s strategic direction and policy framework
  • developing priorities
  • monitoring performance against its objectives
  • making decisions on Market Investigation References