Join us to explore the leadership challenges of governance in the financial services sector.

Chair: John Gavin, Chairman, The Institute of Leadership & Management



Simon Lowe

Simon is Chair of the Grant Thornton Governance Institute.

He is the instigator and author of the FTSE 350 Corporate Governance Review, the UK's leading research document into the UK's Code of Corporate Governance and a frequent presenter on governance trends and developments. He is a Fellow of the ICAEW, a large listed audit partner, founder of Grant Thornton Business Risk Services practices specialising in internal audit, risk management and control and a former member of the Firm’s partnership oversight board. 

Simon was a member of the FRC's steering group responsible for the Guidance for Effective Boards and the author of the Are They Experienced research commissioned by the FRC which looked at the experience of Non-Executive Directors following the financial crisis.