Chief Operating Officer
Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy
Dan Worsley was appointed as CIPFA’s chief operating officer in July 2018. He is responsible for leading CIPFA’s advisory and consultancy services, as well as providing our internal business support services. Dan works closely with Lindie Engelbrecht, and the CIPFA Management Board, to ensure CIPFA’s members, students and customers receive a first class service across our range of education, learning, training and advisory services.
Dan is a CIPFA-qualified accountant, and has over 15 years’ experience providing assurance and financial management services to the public sector, particularly central government. Dan trained at PwC, and after eight years with the firm, left to join the Civil Service where he worked as a senior civil servant as a deputy finance director and a deputy change director. Prior to joining CIPFA, Dan returned to professional services with a continued focus on central government and international development. He graduated with a BA (Hons) in French and History from the University of Nottingham, and is a strong advocate for public services, sound public financial management and value for money.