Midlands Financial Services Leader, PwC United Kingdom
Carl is the Financial Services Leader for the Midlands having joined from the Banking and Capital Markets practice in London in 2016.
Carl joined PwC in 1999 having graduated from the University of Birmingham. He has been based primarily in London but also spent 6 months in Johannesburg in 2004 and two years in New York from 2005 to 2007.
Carl's primary client responsibility is to lead the audit of HSBC UK together with leading the global teams responsible for the audits of the Retail and Commercial Banking businesses HSBC. Carl also spends time with the Midlands based financial services businesses supporting them across strategy, technology transformation, risk, regulation, governance, treasury and internal control bringing the broader PwC financial services network to the Midlands businesses.
Having spent his entire career with PwC in the Financial Services sector, Carl has worked with many top tier international financial institutions including Barclays, Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan, Credit Suisse, ICAP and Mizuho both in an external and internal audit capacity but also providing advisory services working on various projects across the front office, compliance and product control functions.
Carl is married to Anna and has two young girls and spends much of his weekend going out and about with the girls. He is an enthusiastic sportsman and loves good food and wine.