Lisa is the Lead Partner for BDO East Anglia, and the National Head of Public Sector Assurance. Lisa is responsible for the approximately 200 BDO staff in the region and works across our Norwich, Ipswich and Cambridge offices leading on the local implementation of strategy and business development.
Lisa is CIPFA qualified with a post graduate diploma in Public Finance and Leadership from Warwick Business School. She has over 25 years' public sector audit and advisory experience in the NHS, local government and central government sectors, having previously worked for PKF, the Audit Commission and Deloitte.
As well as providing external audit and grant certification services to her clients, Lisa also has considerable experience in undertaking advisory reviews, specialising in assessment of partnership and collaborative working arrangements, strategic and operational leadership, governance and performance management arrangements.
In her role as National Head of Public Sector Assurance Lisa is responsible for leading the development and delivery of our public sector assurance services from our two centres of excellence in Ipswich and London. She is also a member of our Public Sector Technical Liaison Group, which is responsible for designing the firm's assurance approach for the public sector and the associated training programmes.
Lisa is also a Governor, and Audit Committee Chair, of a large further and higher education organisation in Essex.