Date of release: Monday, January 14, 2013

OTony Lomas, Chairman of UK Business Recovery Services, PricewaterhouseCoopersne of the UK’s most senior insolvency specialists is speaking in a free event at the University of Greenwich on Wednesday (16 January).

Tony Lomas, Chairman of UK Business Recovery Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers, is the main speaker at the university’s latest Big Picture seminar, organised by its Business School. His talk, The legacy of Lehman, takes place between 5pm and 7pm.

Tony is PricewaterhouseCoopers’ most senior client service partner within the Recovery Services division, and current Chairman of ICAEW’s (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) Insolvency Committee.

He started his career at Price Waterhouse in 1978, transferring to the Corporate Recovery division in 1986. Major assignments have included Northern Rock, Oerlikon, Meridien Hotels, Yell, Four Seasons and London Underground (re Metronet). Tony has also acted as the lead administrator on a number of high profile UK insolvency cases including Lehman, Enron, MG Rover, Boxclever, Bauger and Versailles.

The event will be held in King William Court 315, Greenwich Campus. All are welcome.

The Big Picture series has featured talks from senior figures from media, commerce and industry, including representatives from the Olympic Delivery Authority, the Bank of England, Marks and Spencer, Johnson and Johnson, Pernod Ricard and Caspian Media. The seminars have proved to be hugely popular among university staff, students and the general public.

It is necessary to register by emailing the university’s Business Events team at with full name, email address and the title of the event in the subject line. 

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