Portrait of Deborah Stump

Deborah Stump : Partner and Chief Operating Officer

Deborah is Oxera’s joint COO, responsible for the firm’s infrastructure, operations and business planning. She also heads up our organisational effectiveness, risk, management information and firm-wide change programmes. She leads the firm’s Business Support services, with specialist responsibility for people and culture, property strategy, facilities and operational support.

Deborah has a wealth of experience in the professional services sector. Before joining Oxera in 2012, she held senior HR and operational leadership roles at law firm DAC Beachcroft and multi-disciplinary firm Grant Thornton.

She has led a number of cultural and business transformation programmes, and has worked on several mergers and acquisitions, including on aspects such as operational due diligence, TUPE and post-merger integration and performance. As our HR Director, Deborah championed a focus on talent development, introducing internal development centres. More recently, she led the firm’s response to COVID-19 and changes to our agile working and property strategies. Deborah’s areas of expertise include leadership development, organisation design, team effectiveness and leading change.

Deborah speaks English.

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7776 6609

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Oxera will be presenting on The Economics of Climate Change at COP26—the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference—in Glasgow, on one of the world leaders’ days on 2 November 2021. The aim of COP26 is to increase global alignment on climate action. We will be demonstrating to the world’s governments,… Read More

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