New Chief Executive joins FRU

David Abbott has joined FRU as our new Chief Executive.
Today we welcome David Abbott as our new Chief Exec. David joins FRU from the civil service where he has worked in the justice system for 18 years in a variety of roles, including as chief inspector of the court system. David has also worked for Citizens Advice and for a number of professional regulatory bodies.
David said “I’m hugely honoured and exited to be joining FRU in its 45th year. FRU has a fantastic reputation and carries out excellent work in enabling access to justice and training lawyers in essential skills.”