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Loveday Ryder

Loveday Ryder became the Chief Executive of the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) in January 2021.

Before joining DVSA, she was Chief Executive of BPDTS Ltd from January 2018 to December 2020.

She was previously in the Ministry of Justice, where she successfully served in a number of senior roles in organisation design, change management and programme delivery.

Before joining the Civil Service in 2006, Loveday worked within a specialist management consultancy delivering business change, performance improvement, and IT programmes in both the public and private sector.

How we’re dealing with bots and the reselling of driving tests

Driving examiner checking the physical provisional driving licence ahead of a test

In the blog post CEO Loveday Ryder, explains what bots are, the challenges they pose, how the agency is protecting learner drivers and the steps being taken to deal with them.