Mr. Watson is a front-line practitioner who has been engaged in training proprietary PwC AI technologies as well as the planning and implementation of these AI technologies on live client audit engagements across industries, including some of the world's leading financial institutions. Mr. Watson is a contributor to an upcoming CPA Canada paper - Auditing with Automation/Analytics and AI. In addition to working in audit, Mr. Watson has spent two years in industry, where he rolled out a large scale change-management, upskilling, and process improvement initiative within a FTSE 100 company. Mr. Watson is a Chartered Accountant - Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS). He holds a Master of Arts degree, with First Class Honours, in Business Studies and Accounting from the University of Edinburgh.