John is a senior client partner and was formerly an Executive Board member and Chief Operating Officer of PwC UK. His Board responsibilities included finance, operations, technology, security, governance and sustainability. John has deep experience of both building business capabilities and managing diverse teams.
John chairs both our UK cyber security and education practices, working closely with other PwC firms internationally. In his role as the chairman of both practices, he leads teams of specialists drawn from across our firm, who collectively deliver a range of integrated services to our private and public sector clients.
In his 38 year career with PwC, John has worked with clients in multiple industries in over 20 countries and has helped multinationals, professional partnerships and the public sector in their transformation programmes, advised on business transactions and led financial investigations. He currently also leads PwC's relationship with the CBI and has been an independent advisor to HM Treasury on the government's financial management strategy.