Sam Woods, Prudential Regulation Authority

Sam Woods
Photo: Bank of England

Sam Woods, chief executive of the Prudential Regulation Authority, is shaping the industry’s capital requirements and is willing to clash heads with the government if he doesn’t agree with their desire to rip up the European Union’s rulebook.

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At an Association of British Insurer’s dinner earlier this year, Woods, whose term as chief executive was

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