A shift to digital: will it cost jobs or save the planet?

  • 25 January 2023
  • Webinar
Webcast Details

Join us on the 25th of January for our upcoming webcast, 'A shift to digital: will it cost jobs or save the planet?'

With increasing technology developments introducing new ways to service customers and clients, this webinar discusses the impact of the shift to digital.  Our expert panel will consider the significant benefits of the shift to more digital working, as well as addressing the concerns of the impact on future jobs, as they seek to answer this question. 

This is a joint event with The Chartered Banker Institute, Manchester Metropolitan University and ICAEW North West.


A shift to digital: will it cost jobs or save the planet?

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A shift to digital: will it cost jobs or save the planet?


Kate West

Kate West

Manchester Metropolitan University | Senior Lecturer


Before joining Manchester Metropolitan University, Kate worked for a series of large UK and US Corporates and built an impressive portfolio of Industry experience (spanning both the service and manufacturing sectors).  She now leads on units that address the impact of digitisation upon finance professionals, and specialises in Management Accounting, Strategy and Performance Enhancement.

John Toon

John Toon

Beever and Struthers | Tech Strategy Lead

As Tech Advisory Lead at Beever and Struthers, Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors John grows and manages a portfolio of clients based across the UK and internationally. He deals with a diverse range of sectors and specialises in the Innovation, Communication and IT sector and is a firm believer that whilst every business is unique, many business issues are common and unique solutions can be found in other sectors, you just need to find the software to do so!
Chris Brown

Chris Brown

Brown & Co | Founder & Managing Director


Chris is the founder and managing director of Brown & Co, a modern, dynamic and fully digital accountancy practice based in Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire. The practice works with entrepreneurial and fast-growing businesses, including many multi-million pound turnover businesses, supporting them with growth, digital and tax strategies. Chris has a passion for helping businesses to realise their full potential. Prior to establishing Brown & Co, Chris spent nearly 8 years at KPMG Preston in corporate tax, managing a portfolio of clients in the mid markets sector.


Date & Schedule

Wednesday 25th January 2023

13:00 to 14:00 GMT

Booking Details

To register for this webinar, click here.

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