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Inspiring Woman in Business with Claire Reid, Risk Assurance Partner at PwC

Inspiring Woman in Business with Claire Reid, Risk Assurance Partner at PwC

@ Royal Scots Club 30 Abercromby Place EDINBURGH None EH3 6QE

27th November, 2019 12:30-14:30 Event 35.00
Our Inspiring Women in Business lunches invite Scotland's leading ladies to share their story of business success.
 
In November we are delighted to welcome Claire Reid, Risk Assurance Partner for the UK at PwC.

At this event, guests will enjoy a welcome drink and two course lunch, as well as hearing Claire's inspiring story, with time at the end for some Q&A.

Claire is the Regional Leader in Scotland and runs the national Technology Risk business for Risk Assurance. She also chairs the firm’s Technology Investments Committee which oversees and governs technology spend across the UK Assurance practice.

Claire has been with PwC for 20 years, working in the US and London (where she spent 10 years working with FTSE100 businesses), and her career has spanned leading a number of technology businesses (including cyber security). She has extensive experience in leading clients through digital transformations (including ERP implementations), cyber and information security and IT assurance programmes. She loves complex technology challenges and enjoys helping her clients navigate through these. She spends time with senior business leaders and boards to ensure they are managing new and emerging risks, and comes up with strategies and plans to support them. She is a member of the CBI Council for Scotland and actively mentors other females through the Scottish Females Mentoring scheme. She was also named one of the Top 20 Women to Watch by Scottish Business Insider last year.



 

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