Alisdair graduated with a degree in Economics and spent the early part of his career working in finance operations in industry. During this time, he worked extensively in North America and Asia. He specialized in delivering major transformation and performance improvement engagements, particularly in financial services.<br/> <br/>Alisdair then left EY, and joined Cap Gemini when it acquired EY’s MCS business. While there, Alisdair developed and led a number of successful practices.<br/> <br/>He rejoined EY in November 2003 to establish Financial Service’s Program Assurance Services (PAS) practice. He then moved on to establish Financial Service’s Performance Improvement (PI) practice. He is currently the Chief Operating Officer for Financial Services in EMEIA.