Board Director Roles: CFO, Finance Director, Investor Relations
Board Director for: 7 years
Business Coaching experience: 12 years
Business Qualifications: Chartered Accountant
I have mentored teams for over 15 years & coached for the last 2 years. Individuals range from Business Leaders (CEOs, FDs, Sales Directors, Partnership Directors, HR Directors, Entrepreneurs) to team members & clients in the UK & across the world.
I have completed coaching training at Third Space, The Coaching Academy, & attended Unleash the Power Within workshops in London. I am a Virgin start-up mentor.
I have been a Finance Director & CFO for the last 7 years, starting on the Board at AEG – The O2 & Wembley Arena (£100M+ Business), and moving to Longshot Kids Ltd, bringing KidZania to the UK, an inspiring educational entertainment facility for children in Westfield.
A brief summary of my experience is:
I have worked with start-ups through to Blue chip companies and managed numerous internal and external stakeholders of these businesses.
I have a proven track record of fundraising, investor relations through to maximising profits. I drive teams to create innovative growth opportunities while managing costs and financial risks. I have demonstrated the ability to be a strategic thinker, an excellent networker & capital fundraiser. I am also a strong project manager with excellent organisation & communication skills.
Longshot Kids Ltd, AEG Europe (The O2), L’Oreal, Big Yellow Plc, Deloitte
I absolutely love travelling, I have travelled to over 100 countries/territories in the world, the adventures, challenges and immersive experience of travelling remote parts of the world is the best feeling, completely removing you from your comfort zone.
I like to keep fit & healthy, love live music, sports, events, being outdoors trekking, horse riding & exploring.
Philanthropic activity is important to me and I am always open to helping others in different ways.