Ex-Bank Of England Governor David Clementi To Be New BBC Chairman

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David Clementi has been confirmed to take on the role of Chairman of the BBC's new unitary board, which is replacing the BBC Trust on April 1. The former Deputy Governor of the Bank of England does not have a background in broadcasting but comes highly praised by Culture Secretary Karen Bradley. According to The Guardian, Bradley said, "I am confident that Sir David will provide the strong leadership necessary for the BBC to remain the world's best broadcaster. [He] will…