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Brian Furness
Partner, Global Finance Consulting Leader at PwC


Brian is a Chartered Accountant and a Partner in the UK Financial Services Consulting practise of PwC. He is also the Global Leader of PwC’s Finance Consulting business across all industry sectors.

He advises CFOs and their Finance teams, on a broad range of topics including operating model design, technology and automation within finance, how to build an efficient and effective finance team, regulatory compliance, process redesign/standardisation, developing talent within the finance team, internal and external reporting and financial control. 

In addition to his client work Brian has been active in driving PwC’s global thought leadership working closely with academics, the ACCA, technology firms and colleagues across the PwC network. He regularly speaks at conferences and CFO events and is the co-author of PwC’s Finance Effectiveness Benchmarking Study.

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  • Finance Function Effectiveness