Stephen Harrison is a retired partner from PwC. During his career at PwC, he held numerous management roles and, at the time of his retirement, was one of seven Regional Chairmen. During his professional career, he was actively involved in advising a wide range of businesses. In particular, he has been involved in undertaking due diligence assignments for some of the major global acquisitions that have occurred in recent years. He has been involved in lecturing on financial matters. He has been actively involved in local organisations encouraging economic growth and promoting skills and employment. He is currently involved as Chairman of a charity, non-executive director of a building society and an advisor to a number of private companies.