30 July 2019 – We are delighted to announce that Peter Burns will join our Global Financial Services Leadership team, as our Global Banking & Capital Markets Leader, effective immediately.
Peter is based in Australia with more than 27 years of consulting experience. His responsibilities include leading our ASEANZ Financial Services Consulting practice, and he was a member of the Booz & Co. Board of Directors when they became part of the PwC network.
Peter has broad FS experience in retail banking, wholesale/institutional banking, wealth management and insurance, and has worked with business leaders throughout Australia, Asia and the U.K. We look forward to Peter bringing his strategic perspective and extensive experience in the fast-growing Asia-Pacific region, to our global team and priority clients.
Commenting on his appointment Peter Burns says: “As we enter FY20, I am excited to lead a global team that continues to provide clients with sophisticated strategies and solutions to some of the most challenging issues and opportunities facing the industry. Our ongoing focus is to partner with clients, bringing globally relevant perspectives and investment in differentiated offers, and assets that accelerate value and leaves enduring capabilities.”
John Garvey, PwC’s Global Financial Services Leader says: “With more than 27 years of experience in advisory services, consulting and executive management, Peter brings a wealth of knowledge to his new role and the FS Leadership team. His knowledge of global banking and capital markets will be invaluable as we continue to innovate and embrace change.”
For more information please contact:
Lisa Macnamara, PwC Australia
Tel: 0418 158 120
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