We welcome the opportunity to respond to the initial consultation on Implementing the Competition and markets authority’s recommendations. We have responded to a number of your specific questions.
In our previous responses (e.g. to the CMA), we explained there are a number of important considerations to take into account as we move forward with respect to the proposed remedies, noting in particular the ‘Recommendations’ which propose an Ofgem Strategic Direction, Consultative Board, and in particular the Recommendation that seeks to licence code administration and delivery services.
David Thorne, CEO of Gemserv commented “Evolving the capability and experience of the Board, with the introduction of new perspectives, is critically important if Gemserv is to meet its growth and diversification aspirations in a period of transformational change in the utility, information and data sectors.