In this fascinating session Kate Ferry talks us through her career journey, what the role of a CFO entails, and shares a range of brilliant tips and advice. Kate is currently CFO of TalkTalk Ltd, however, she has recently announced her move to the McLaren Group as CFO. Prior to joining TalkTalk in 2017, Kate was a member of the Dixons Carphone PLC Executive Committee, after originally joining The Carphone Warehouse Group Plc in 2010 as Corporate Affairs Director to facilitate the demerger from TalkTalk. Kate began her career in audit with PricewaterhouseCoopers, qualifying as a chartered accountant before moving to Merrill Lynch as a Director within the retail sector equity research team, where she spent the next ten years. Since June 2019, Kate has served as Independent Non-Executive Director of Greggs PLC, where she is Chair of the Audit Committee.