At PwC, Rob McCargow manages the artificial intelligence ecosystem and collaborates with partners across academia, government, technology vendors and start-ups, and other key stakeholders, in order to drive innovation within the firm and develop new services for clients.

He is an evangelist for responsible technology, promotes awareness of the growing ethical agenda relating to AI and is recognised by Onalytica as a leading global AI influencer.

He is an advisory board member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on AI and an adviser to The IEEE Global Initiative for Ethical Considerations in AI and Autonomous Systems.

He is a member of PwC’s Gender Balance Network and is an advocate for the ‘Women in Tech’ initiative.

He is particularly focused upon the issues relating to the impact of automation on the workforce, the future skills agenda, and ensuring that the benefits to be delivered by AI are equitably spread across society.