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Bob Ward

EY UK North West Senior Partner

A senior restructuring leader, working with businesses to reshape results. Supporter and champion of the EY Foundation and Governor at a local Junior School. Married with three children.

As EY’s North Chairman and North West Senior Partner, Bob heads the region, which has over 650 people supporting our clients from five offices.

A restructuring partner, Bob has over thirty years of experience working with businesses, across a range of industries in the UK and internationally, helping them to reshape their results. He advises company boards and financial stakeholders, in the public and private sectors, on matters including, business planning, liquidity, cash flow, forecasting, capital and debt.

Based in Manchester, Bob holds a BSc honours degree in Mathematics from Salford University.

How Bob is building a better working world

“In uncertain economic times, we are particularly helping businesses to reshape their results to deliver long-term growth and value, creating more stability for employees and stakeholders.

By working closely with management teams we can help to give an external view on a businesses’ current performance and share with them our experience on improvements that can be made. By being involved early, we can really make a difference to the outcome for a business and its stakeholders, helping to secure a future for the company and rebuild confidence.”