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Gillian Fawcett

Forename: Gillian

Surname: Fawcett

Job title: Head of Governments Faculty

Expertise: Central government, Local government

Email: gillian.fawcett@cipfa.org



At CIPFA, Gillian is responsible for leading a team of policy specialists to develop CIPFA’s thinking, policy influence and support on a wide range of topics affecting the accountancy profession and CIPFA members and students working within the global government sector.


Gillian see’s the Institute as uniquely placed to help governments and supreme audit institutions to develop stronger financial management and auditing practices, but believes there is still much more to be done.

Gillian is determined to build on CIPFA’s influence in the global government sector by ensuring that CIPFA provides the very best thought leadership guidance and support for public finance professionals in the UK and abroad and also to help them deliver excellent public financial management, audit and governance.