Commercial Finance Director, Burger King UK
Lizi is Commercial Finance Director at Burger King UK, where she has worked for the last 3 years overseeing the expansion and turnaround of Burger King in the UK. Prior to that she was FD at the Casual Dining Group, responsible for their Concessions business. Lizi spent 4 years at consultancy Alix Partners, where she initially worked in advisory and restructuring services, then moving onto Corporate Finance where she advised on a number of Leisure and Hospitality transactions, cementing her passion for the industry she had worked in at college and university.
Lizi has been the Chair of the CBI’s Under 35 committee, for the last year after joining the committee in 2018, and sits on the CBI’s chairs committee. The U35 committee brings a young leaders view of current political and social affairs to the CBI and is increasing in its voice in the wider CBI.
Lizi is a Chartered Accountant, and has a degree in International Business and Economics from Loughborough University.