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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Julian Baker

Job title: Director

Organisation: National Collaborative Commissioning

Julian Baker
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Vicki Barnard

Job title: Consultant

Organisation: CIPFA

Vicki Barnard
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Alix Bedford

Job title: Strategic Risk Consultant

Organisation: Zurich Municipal

Alix Bedford
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Mike Blackburn OBE

Job title: Chair of Manchester LEP, Regional Director

Organisation: BT

Mike Blackburn OBE
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Grace Blakeley

Job title: Researcher

Organisation: IPPR North

Grace Blakeley
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Marike Bonhof

Job title: CFO

Organisation: City of Amsterdam

Marike Bonhof
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Eamonn Boylan

Job title: Chief Executive

Organisation: Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Eamonn Boylan
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Mandy Bretherton

Job title: CIPFA Technical Manager

Organisation: Local Government Finance

Mandy Bretherton
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Andrew Burns

Job title: Director of Finance and Resources

Organisation: Staffordshire County Council

Andrew Burns
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Murray Carr BSc (Hons) MSc MRICS

Job title: Director of Land and Property

Organisation: Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Murray Carr BSc (Hons) MSc MRICS
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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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Guy Clifton

Job title: Head of Local Government Advisory

Organisation: Grant Thornton UK LLP

Guy Clifton
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Anton Colella

Job title: Chief Executive

Organisation: ICAS

Anton Colella
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Philip Collins

Job title: Chief Leader Writer and columnist

Organisation: The Times

Philip Collins
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Aaron Cummins

Job title: Director of Finance

Organisation: University Hospitals Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

Aaron Cummins
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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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Helen Dobby

Job title: Group Manager for Commercial Services

Organisation: South Hams District Council and West Devon Borough Council

Helen Dobby
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Craig Egglestone

Job title: Local Government Association Programme Manager

Organisation: The One Public Estate

Craig Egglestone
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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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Gillian Fawcett

Job title: Head of Governments Faculty

Gillian Fawcett
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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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Atul Kumar Gupta

Organisation: Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

Atul Kumar Gupta
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Richard Harrison

Job title: Managing Director

Organisation: CIPFA C.Co

Richard Harrison
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Ian Herbert

Job title: Deputy Director of the Global Sourcing Research Interest Group

Organisation: Loughborough University

Ian Herbert
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Robert Herdman

Job title: Clinical Hypnotherapist and Success Coach

Robert Herdman
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Marcel Holder Robinson

Job title: Finance Policy Manager

Organisation: CIPFA

Marcel Holder Robinson
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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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Nick Jackson (FCMA, CGMA)

Job title: Director, Public Service Innovation

Organisation: Oracle

Nick Jackson (FCMA, CGMA)
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Bernard Jenkin

Job title: Conservative Party Candidate for Harwich and North Essex

Bernard Jenkin
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Suzanne Jones

Job title: Freelance consultant

Suzanne Jones
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Dr Andrew Lilico

Job title: Director and Principal

Organisation: Europe Economics

Dr Andrew Lilico
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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: CEO

Organisation: NHS Improvement

Jim Mackey
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Steve Mawson

Job title: Chief Financial Officer

Organisation: Doncaster Council

Steve Mawson
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Brendan McCarron

Job title: Senior Consultant

Organisation: CIPFA

Brendan McCarron
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Ian McGrady

Job title: Managing Director

Organisation: Edsential Community Interest Company

Ian McGrady
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Arjun Medhi

Job title: Development & Technical Manager

Organisation: CIPFA

Arjun Medhi
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Matt Miller

Job title: Finance Director

Organisation: BAE Systems

Matt Miller
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Leslie Milne

Organisation: European Commission

Leslie Milne
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Philip Monaghan

Job title: Regional Lead

Organisation: Grant Thornton

Philip Monaghan
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Pete Moore, BA, FCPFA

Job title: Executive Director of Finance and Public Protection

Organisation: Lincolnshire County Council

Pete Moore, BA, FCPFA
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Andy Moran

Job title: Commercial Director

Organisation: City of Wolverhampton Council

Andy Moran
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Evgeny Morozov

Job title: Author and Essayist

Evgeny Morozov
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Ian Moston

Job title: Executive Director of Finance and Information

Organisation: Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Ian Moston
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Mark Nittler

Job title: Vice President

Organisation: Workday

Mark Nittler
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Sean Nolan

Job title: Director of Local Government

Organisation: CIPFA

Sean Nolan
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Roy Nolan

Job title: Head of Public Sector Liaison

Organisation: RP Martin

Roy Nolan
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Maggie Oliver

Job title: Former Detective Constable

Organisation: Greater Manchester Police

Maggie Oliver
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Sarah Pearson, MBA, MCIM

Job title: Strategic Risk Practice Leader

Organisation: Zurich Municipal

Sarah Pearson, MBA, MCIM
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Andrew Pollard

Job title: Managing Director

Organisation: Place Partnership

Andrew Pollard
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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

Job title: Finance Business Partner (Projects)

Organisation: Watford Borough Council and 2017/18 President, CIPFA Student Network

Chris Roberts
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Simon Robinson

Job title: Founder and Managing Director

Organisation: ERPaaS

Simon Robinson
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Alison Scott

Job title: Assistant Director, Policy and Technical

Organisation: CIPFA

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Dez Sellin-Mcwatters

Job title: Presales Consultant

Organisation: TechnologyOne

Dez Sellin-Mcwatters
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Jayne Stephenson

Job title: Director of Finance (Police and Crime)

Organisation: Greater Manchester Combined Authority

Jayne Stephenson
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Dave Stewart

Job title: Senior Pre-sales Consultant

Organisation: TechnologyOne

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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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John Thornton

Job title: Executive Director

Organisation: e-essential Resources

John Thornton
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Vincent Tophoff

Job title: Senior Technical Manager

Organisation: International Federation of Accountants

Vincent Tophoff
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David Watkins

Job title: IMF Panel of Experts and Technical Adviser

Organisation: IPSASB

David Watkins
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Peter Welch

Job title: Director

Organisation: European Court of Auditors

Peter Welch
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Rob Whiteman

Job title: Chief Executive

Organisation: CIPFA

Rob Whiteman
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Carolyn Williamson

Job title: Director

Organisation: Corporate Resources

Carolyn Williamson
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Paul Woolston

Job title: Vice Chairman

Organisation: CIPFA

Paul Woolston