CFO, Mindshare Worldwide
Challenging projects seem to have been my background. Started with a professional accountancy training and then went to work for Burton Group – at the time Uk's largest retail group. Worked as Deputy treasurer and did projects like selling Harvey Nichols department store and also largest retail store card program to GE Capital . Joined WPP at head office and worked in Treasury, developed first global cross border treasury off set scheme with Bank of America and part- managed two bank syndicate refinancing deals. Part of the team that wrote the business plan for Mindshare Globally and have been part of team that have built this worldwide operation reporting to Global CEO – at times have worked in overseas locqations including Mexico, Japan and two years running North America with then CEO.