Top Tips for Working as a Management Consultant - Martina Platts

10:00am - 12:00pm / Wednesday 31st January 2018 / Venue: Seminar Room 2, 2nd Floor Life Sciences Building
Type: Seminar / Category: Department / Series: Alumni
  • Suitable for: Will be of particular interest to PG students and Postdoc Researchers
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    Microsoft Outlook: Download the file, then you may be able to click on "Save & Close" to save it to your calendar. If that doesn't work go into Outlook, click on the File tab, then on Open, then Import. Select "Import an iCalendar (.ic or vCalendar file (.vcs)" then click on Next. Find the .ics file and click on OK.

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Martina Platts graduated from Liverpool University with a First Class Honours degree in Biochemistry. She has an MBA. After working in Human Resource Management with various fmcg blue chip companies, she joined PricewaterhouseCoopers where she became a Partner in 2000. Later she worked as a Vice-President with IBM.

Her career spans many industries and many countries, working with some of the largest global companies to achieve business transformation, often through systems implementation. Clients include BP, Procter & Gamble, BHP Billiton, GSK, Barclays Bank and Honda.

Now retired, she is involved in a number of charities and is a mentor for the CRUK Women of Influence campaign. She is also studying with the OU for her next degree in History!