Speakers

Every year the CIPFA conference brings together a unique combination of senior finance professionals, economic thought leaders and political advisers from across the public sector. These handpicked individuals will share their knowledge in a series of plenary sessions and offer a valuable insight through an array of practical workshops.

This is your chance to discuss and debate the subject matters important to you.

 

Speakers A - Z

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Samira Ahmed

Job title: Journalist and Broadcaster

Samira Ahmed
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Caroline Al-Beyerty

Job title: Financial Services Director

Organisation: City of London Corporation

Caroline Al-Beyerty
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Chris Austin

Job title: lately DFID Country Director

Organisation: British Embassy Afghanistan

Chris Austin
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Mike Blackburn OBE

Job title: Chair of Manchester LEP, Regional Director

Organisation: BT

Mike Blackburn OBE
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Andrew Burns

Job title: Director of Finance and Resources

Organisation: Staffordshire County Council

Andrew Burns
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Ian Carruthers

Job title: Chair, Standards, CIPFA, and Chair, International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board

Ian Carruthers
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Philip Collins

Job title: Chief Leader Writer and columnist

Organisation: The Times

Philip Collins
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Ed Cox

Job title: Director

Organisation: IPPR North

Ed Cox
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John Dickie

Job title: Director of Strategy and Policy

Organisation: London First

John Dickie
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Niall Dickson

Job title: CEO

Organisation: NHS Confederation

Niall Dickson
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Roger Ermuth

Job title: Assistant Comptroller General

Organisation: Financial Management Sector, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Roger Ermuth
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Suzy Foster

Job title: Director

Organisation: Healthcare and Life Sciences

Suzy Foster
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Theresa M. Grafenstine

Job title: Inspector General

Organisation: U.S. House of Representatives and Board of Directors, Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA)

Theresa M. Grafenstine
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Robert Herdman

Job title: Clinical Hypnotherapist and Success Coach

Robert Herdman
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Richard Holt

Job title: Head of Global Cities Research

Organisation: Oxford Economics

Richard Holt
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Simon Jack

Job title: Broadcast Journalist

Simon Jack
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Suzanne Jones

Job title: Freelance consultant

Suzanne Jones
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Kathryn Long

Job title: Corporate Operations Business Partner

Organisation: Essex County Council and 2016/17 President, CIPFA Student Network

Kathryn Long
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Jim Mackey

Job title: Chief Executive

Organisation: Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust

Jim Mackey
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Brendan McCarron

Job title: Senior Consultant

Organisation: CIPFA

Brendan McCarron
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Leslie Milne

Organisation: European Commission

Leslie Milne
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Roy Nolan

Job title: Head of Public Sector Liaison

Organisation: RP Martin

Roy Nolan
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Vicky Pryce

Job title: Economist, Author and Commentator and on the board of the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR)

Vicky Pryce
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Brian Roberts FCPFA

Job title: Director of Corporate Resources and Deputy Chief Executive, Leicestershire County Council and President, CIPFA

Session title: President's Welcome

Brian Roberts FCPFA
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Chris Roberts

Chris Roberts
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Amanda Spielman

Job title: Chief Inspector

Organisation: Ofsted

Amanda Spielman
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Jayne Stephenson

Job title: Chief Financial Officer, Office of Police and Crime Commissioner

Organisation: Greater Manchester

Jayne Stephenson
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Dr Bob Swarup

Job title: Founder

Organisation: Camdor Global Advisors

Dr Bob Swarup
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Joy Thomas, MBA, FCPA, FCMA, C. Dir.

Job title: CPA Canada President & CEO

Organisation: Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada

Joy Thomas, MBA, FCPA, FCMA, C. Dir.
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David Watkins

Job title: IMF Panel of Experts and Technical Adviser

Organisation: IPSASB

David Watkins
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Rob Whiteman

Job title: Chief Executive

Organisation: CIPFA

Rob Whiteman