Claire Powles MBCI – Head of BCS, ClearView Continuity

Claire PowlesClaire is the Head of BCS (Business Continuity Specialists) at ClearView Continuity, leading a team of specialists who work with international clients across all sectors to implement ClearView and provide additional support through consultancy services. Prior to joining ClearView, she worked in a variety of operational BC roles across a number of sectors and she is a Member of the Business Continuity Institute and a qualified Prince2 Practitioner.  Claire has significant experience in implementing complex BC programmes, with a notable achievement of gaining BS25999 certification (now ISO22301) for a large utility organisation with no non-conformances or opportunities for improvement identified.

She enjoys the practical and intellectual challenges of working within the BC industry and values the broad exposure it gives of many different client organisations. Understanding that a BC programme should be driven by the size, complexity and maturity of the organisation, Claire is passionate that clients do not over complicate BC. She believes it is essential to ensure a fit for purpose BC capability is delivered into an organisation that enables preparedness for any incident and gaining maximum buy in from all participants which is fully supported by ClearView’s principle of making the complicated BC process simple for all users

Quick links...

Next Event

BCI World 2017
November 2017
London, UK

About us

BCi World is organized by the Business Continuity Institute. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity professionals worldwide. Stay connected with us:


For general information about BCI World please contact us at:
  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  +44 (0) 118-947 8215
  10-11 Southview Park, Marsack Street, Caversham, Berkshire, RG4 5AF, United Kingdom