Advisory board

With members drawn from across the public services, the aims of the CIPFA Counter Fraud Centre Advisory Board are to:

  • help shape the development of the Centre 
  • champion the Centre in their respective sectors
  • support the Centre through engagement.

Board members

Chair: Donald Toon – Director Economic Crime Command, National Crime Agency

Vice Chair: Suresh Patel - EY

Secretary: Rachael Tiffen - CIPFA Counter Fraud Centre


Jonathan Adams - Belfast Education Authority

Charlie Adan – Chief Executive, Kingston Upon Thames

Mark Babington – Deputy Director, Audit Policy, Financial Reporting Council

David Clark - Detective Supt, Head of Economic Crime, City of London Police

Alan Finch – Local Government Association

David Foley - Department of Work and Pensions

Sue Frith – Managing Director, NHS Protect 

Dermid McCausland – Deputy Director of Fraud, Department of Health

David Procter – Senior Finance Manager Assurance, NHS England

Claire Rollo – Director, National Audit Office

Renaud Seligmann - World Bank