Pippa Wicks Managing Director AlixPartners, LLP +44 20 7098 7400
Photo of Pippa Wicks Wicks

Pippa Wicks

Managing Director


Pippa combines a variety of line management experiences—including as CEO, chief operating officer (COO), chief financial officer (CFO), and chief restructuring officer (CRO)—with extensive advisory experience for companies not achieving their full potential and for companies requiring significant turnaround. She is Chair ofUK Turnaround & Restructuring and cofounded AlixPartners Europe. Pippa is currently a nonexecutive director of Hays plc andwas previously nonexecutive director with Ladbrokes plc, Hilton International plc, and Arcadia plc., the UK’s second-largest UK fashion retailer. Prior to joining AlixPartners, Pippa was Group CEO of FT Knowledge, a corporate training business owned by Pearson plc. She was also Group CFO of Courtaulds Textiles plc, Europe’s largest quoted textile and clothing manufacturer, and a senior manager with Bain & Company strategy consultants. Pippa has a Master of Science from Oxford University and a Diploma in Corporate Finance from London Business School. She is also a Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) Accredited Mediator.