Global Health Leader
Summary of expertise
Patrick Figgis is PwC’s Global Leader for Health Industries as of 1 July 2013.
Patrick is one of PwC’s most experienced Partners who has worked across a number of sectors, including health. He is an experienced advisor to Boards and other senior executives, with a track-record of delivering value and insight through strategic, operational and commercial advice.
Patrick is a qualified UK Chartered Accountant. He has spent his career at PwC advising numerous global and local organizations, leading teams advising on major transactions, transformation projects, change management, organizational performance and risk and compliance projects. His most recent clients have included a leading global pharmaceutical company.
Patrick project managed the merger of Price Waterhouse and Coopers & Lybrand in the late 1990’s before joining the UK Executive Board to help run the merged PwC Firm. After 7 years on the Board he stepped down to concentrate his time on advising clients.
In addition to his client responsibilities, Patrick is Chairman of PwC’s Non-Executive Director Programme, where he regularly addresses and discusses the key strategic and operational issues facing the NED community.
In taking over as PwC’s Global Leader, Health Industries, Patrick will re-emphasise PwC’s commitment to Health. His commitment to delivering value to clients and helping shape solutions to complex problems will be part of the Firm’s ambition to be the leading professional services firm in the sector.