Jane Forbes


Jane Forbes photo

Jane Forbes is a Partner at PwC LLP where she has led the North West Risk and Commercial Assurance practice since 2013 from the firm's offices in Manchester.

A qualified Chartered Accountant, Jane supports her clients in managing their risks and improving the efficiency of their operations and commercial outcomes. Jane has a keen interest in the Social Housing sector and spent two years on secondment to the Social Housing Regulator. Jane currently leads PwC's National Social Housing Centre of Excellence and is a judge for the Northern Housing Awards.

Jane is the former Chair of pro-manchester, a business development organisation representing the financial and professional services sector in and around Greater Manchester.

Jane joined the Board of Trustees in December 2018 and chairs the Charity's Finance, Audit and Risk Committee.

Jane lives in Greater Manchester with her husband Martin and daughter Evie.