Stephen Gallagher

Associate Director, Cost and Value Optimisation

KPMG in the UK

Stephen leads the Cost & Value Optimisation team within KPMG’s Strategic Advisory Services working with a wide range of Public Sector and Infrastructure stakeholders. An expert in Lean and Business Efficiency, Stephen has a successful track record of leading change, unlocking value and systematically driving down cost for complex, multi-billion-pound organisations.


  • B.A (First Class Hons) – University of Nottingham

  • Institute of Leadership Management (ILM)

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt, Smallpeice Enterprises

  • Scaled Agile Framework Certification, Scaled Agile, Inc. APM Project Management Qualification

  • Benefits management and realisation planning

  • End to end process redesign

  • Target Operating Model design and implementation

  • Lean Transformation

  • Continuous Improvement