Victoria Cochrane

Global Managing Partner – Quality and Risk Management

In her role as Global Managing Partner – Quality and Risk Management, Victoria is dedicated to ensuring that EY maintains and builds a culture of always doing the right thing.

This includes helping our people to enhance our quality and manage our risks, and promoting an environment that encourages them to speak up for what is right.

Previous experience

Victoria joined EY in 1991 as EY UK’s first in-house lawyer. During the 1990s the question of managing risk came increasingly to the fore and she was appointed as Risk Management Partner in the mid-90s. She took responsibility for Risk and for Regulatory matters as well as legal in 2001. She was appointed Area Quality and Risk Management leader in 2003.


Victoria trained as a lawyer and worked in private practice for 10 years as a commercial litigator.


Victoria’s great passions are her family and gardening. She also enjoys opera, good wine and good food.


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