London – 3 July 2013 – PwC announced today that Richard Sexton has been named Vice Chairman; Global Assurance. In this role he will lead the PwC Network's Assurance practices globally and will be a member of PwC's Network Executive Team (NET).
Mr. Sexton succeeds Donald McGovern, who has retired.
Mr. Sexton has been with PwC since 1980, and has worked in the UK, Hong Kong and the United States. He joined PwC UK’s Executive Board in 2006 as Head of Assurance. In 2012, he became PwC UK's Head of Reputation and Policy.