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.
I have 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 group's 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.