Leadership Team

Lisa Whiffen

Managing Partner, CWC

Our people are transformation experts who have chosen large-scale transformation as a career choice.

Lisa is a founding partner of CWC.

Lisa initially qualified as a chartered accountant. A former bond trader, she subsequently worked for more than 25 years in banking for some of the world’s leading institutions, of which 20 has been spent exclusively within transformation.

Lisa has also worked as a Director at PWC, specialising in M&A-related operational risk and business transformation. Most recently, Lisa has been involved in Regulatory-driven legal and operational structural reform, working for a number of top tier banks, helping them respond to increasing regulatory demands. Lisa’s key focus remains Operational Risk & Controls, and the management of Operational Risk during transformation.

Her first degree was in Economics at Manchester University, since when she has completed her Masters in Organisational Behaviour and Change at the London School of Economics. Lisa has a passion for Diversity and the promotion of women in business.