GDC Announce new Chief Executive and Registrar

Announcing our new Chief Executive and Registrar

We have just announced that Tom Whiting has been appointed as the GDC’s new Chief Executive Officer and Registrar and will take up his position in the next three months.

Tom joins from the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) where he is Acting Director General having been Deputy Director General since 2019.

At the IOPC, Tom was committed to building effective relationships internally and externally and to creating a motivated workforce dedicated to improving public trust and confidence in policing.

Throughout his career, Tom’s focus on equality, diversity and inclusion stands out, both in ensuring that service delivery and regulatory processes are fair and in building an inclusive workplace and culture.

For more information, please see the news item on our website.