Meet Francesca Smith
Global IFRS Insurance Lead Director, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Francesca Smith is a board level strategic change management director. She has extensive experience leading strategy and large scale complex change working at Board level.
Francesca was a finalist in The Sunday Times “Women in Business” Competition and is an alumna of Cambridge University and the Harvard Business School.
Her experience includes
- Change Director for a large insurance broker. Developed Group Strategy assessing and developing client and market segmentation. Examined global operation’s functions with consideration for future Target Operating Model. Reviewed corporate programme portfolio to ensure strategic alignment with Group strategy.
- Regulatory Change Director for a significant international insurance firm. Designed and delivered Sarbanes Oxley, International Accounting Standards, Capital Adequacy Model and Risk Management Framework and FSA consolidated reporting projects within legislative and regulatory timelines. Current role
- Global (& EMEA) Solvency II & IFRS Insurance Programme Lead Director. Initiated the Solvency II proposition programme from a position of no sales to establish Deloitte as market leader.