Finance Director for Great Britain, Willis Towers Watson

Netsai Mangwende

In her role as Finance Director for Great Britain, Willis Towers Watson, Netsai is the Business Partner to the CEO and is responsible for the commercially focused financial management of the GB operations. She challenges the operation of the business, acts as a catalyst for change and drives opportunities for improvement and business development through in-depth analysis of financial information and operational metrics. Previous roles held include Head of Finance Business Partnering and FP&A for Europe at AIG, Commercial Finance Business Partner for UK at Royal and Sun Alliance and Assistant Audit Manager at Deloitte and PriceWaterhouseCoopers in the United Kingdom, Bermuda and Southern Africa.

Netsai is listed as one of the 100 most influential black people in Britain on the Powerlist, BAME Board Talent Index and Empower Ethnic Minority Executives. She is also named as one of the 100 Women to Watch by Cranfield University and was accorded Women In The City’s Highly Commended Award. She has been featured regularly in the press as a Top Woman leading the way in finance and insurance.

She is very passionate about Education and Professional Development, and is a member of the Finance Committee of the Insurance Institute of London “IIL”, serves as a fundraising partner for ZRSDP an educational charity that builds schools in rural communities, and will shortly become a Trustee for an Insurance Charity that funds postgraduate studies and research.