Anna Beaumont

Posted on
24 January 2018

Brief Career Summary:

I am an experienced and passionate leader who enjoys inspiring and motivating teams. I was previously CEO at gunnercooke llp, one of the UK’s fastest growing challenger law firms set up in 2010 with offices in London and Manchester. gunnercooke grew from £4m turnover to £25m plus turnover in just over 3 years.

Previously worked as a corporate lawyer, advising on both M&A and private equity transactions. I have also gained extensive industry experience at £1.2 billion turnover Enterprise plc (now Amey), where I advised on the groups acquisitions and disposals for a number of years.
I believe in providing brilliant client service, acting as a trusted advisor and I am passionate about innovation and creating a giving and philanthropic culture.
I also hold non-executive roles at MSV Housing Association and The Dean Trust.
In 2018 I was honoured and privileged to win Corporate Leader of the Year at the Women’s Business Awards (North) 2018 and I am also proud to be a member of the 2017 Insider (North West) 42 under 42.

Specialisms/Areas of Expertise:

  • Experienced CEO and NED

  • Corporate and private equity lawyer for over 14 years advising plcs, medium to large sized corporates, private equity houses and owner managed business.

  • Corporate governance, risk, integration following mergers and acquisitions, change management, service innovation, strategic and business growth support, business development, building trusted and effective relationships.