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"DFP have received a freedom of information request from the Belfast Telegraph asking for information on Arms Length Bodies. We have also been asked to include SEUPB (by those centrally collating the information). I’ve outlined below the proposed response and would be grateful if you would confirm this is correct (in particular the salary band of the Chief Executive as I’m working from figures in the annual report and accounts 2013 and pay remit emails).
Organisation: Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB), a North/South Body
Current number of employees – 57 FTE
2014/15 Annual running cost (cash costs) - £1,041,750
Chief Executive (Name and salary band) – Pat Colgan; Salary Band - £85-90k"