Dame Barbara Mills, DBE, QC
Dame Barbara Mills DBE QC (appointed in 2001) is Chair of the Professional Oversight Board of the Financial Reporting Council and a member of the Council. Previously she was the Director of Public Prosecutions (1992–1998). As Director of the Serious Fraud Office, Dame Barbara dealt with the BCCI case. In 1986, she was a DTI inspector under the Financial Services Act and she has also been a member of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, a Legal Assessor to the General Medical Council and a member of the Parole Board. She completed her term as Adjudicator for Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs in March 2009.