PwC appoints Elizabeth Stone as UK asset and wealth management leader
PwC has appointed Elizabeth Stone to lead its asset and wealth management practice in the UK. She replaces Mark Pugh, who has been in the role since 2014.
Stone has led PwC’s asset management tax team since February 2013, has been with PwC for seventeen years and has over twenty years’ experience working with clients in both the UK and Australia.
Mark Pugh will take up a new role as the business unit leader of PwC’s asset and wealth management business in assurance.
Andrew Kail, UK financial services leader at PwC, commented: “Asset and wealth management is a vital part of the UK financial services industry and a key industry sector for PwC so I am delighted Elizabeth has taken on the leadership of our UK practice. Elizabeth brings a wealth of experience and is perfectly suited to working alongside our clients as we help them manage a number of significant changes in the coming years.”