Joanne Wright



Managing Director

Joanne Wright is a managing director in the Restructuring practice, based in the Manchester office, and leader of the firm’s UK Personal Insolvency practice. She has more than 30 years of experience in the insolvency industry and has specialized in personal insolvency for the last 20 years.

Prior to Kroll, Joanne was a partner at Begbies Traynor in the firm’s Business Rescue and Recovery practice.

Joanne has extensive experience in debt negotiation, advising and implementing bespoke voluntary arrangements and undertaking complex investigative bankruptcy matters. Joanne also has considerable experience in dealing with insolvent deceased estates.

Joanne received a Bachelor of Laws from Lancaster University. She is a UK licensed insolvency practitioner, a fellow of R3, and formerly sat on council at the Insolvency Practitioners Association and the Personal Insolvency Committee.


Financial and operational restructuring and enforcement of security, including investigation, preservation and realization of assets for investors, lenders and companies.