Order of the British Empire Medal for Insolvency Service Employee
The world of insolvency has been touched by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's 2009 birthday honours list. Mr Robert Andrew Woolley has been awarded an OBE. The citation reads:
"Robert Andrew Woolley, manager, Debt Relief Order Unit, Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform, public and voluntary service."
Mr Woolley is an Assistant Official-Receiver. This is great news for personal insolvency regulation and of course closely follows the MBE awarded to Ms Gill Hankey of the Bankruptcy Advisory Services (BAS).
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