Ed Simmons

Ed has more than seven year's experience as a risk consultant with PwC, advising clients on risks associated with trading activities in capital markets. He has key experience in leading projects around financial product development, market and credit risks, agile operating models, and internal controls and governance.

Ed is currently seconded to the World Economic Forum, where he leads the engagement and content delivery for a global risks social media tool, the Resilience Practices Exchange; a space for Forum members to exchange ideas and insights to improve resilience to wide ranging global risks, including around climate change adaption and digital hyper-connectivity.

Ed is a qualified Chartered Accountant (ICAS) and is a CFA charterholder. He is also participating in PwC's Emerging Leaders Programme (ELP).