The FCA has appointed Julia Tennant as mortgage manager, the regulator has confirmed.
The role was previously occupied by Lynda Blackwell, who left last year.
Tennant is currently manager of regulatory risk advisers and has been at the FCA for more than 11 years.
Previously she was secondee at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.
Mortgage Strategy understands there is no set start date for Tennant yet.