SCALE UP ADVISOR/NON EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Asking the right questions, challenging the answers…
Ann helps people build stronger companies and Boards. She holds several NED positions and has a reputation for being able to bring clear strategic thinking and direction. She can identify blind spots and challenge the status quo.
She is an articulate, creative and analytical thinker with hands on global experience of business transformation including digital strategy and implementation, she has supported a number of businesses through the scale up challenge. She has a thorough understanding of how governance can support growth and change especially around building diverse Boards.
Ann is particularly interested in working with scale up tech businesses doing good in the world as well as looking to expand and grow using human experiences and digital as the enablers.
Global strategic and operational expertise…
Ann uses her global strategic and operational expertise to be a productive, value adding scale up advisor and NED.
Her expertise lies in:
- 20 years experience supporting C Suite executives
- Ability to think imaginatively and strategically, whilst being able to challenge and hold others to account
- Expertise in delivering major change across all transformation disciplines including people, process and technology
- Ability to mentor senior executives and directors as appropriate on digital
- Strong knowledge of numbers, metrics and data
- Track record of handling sensitive and confidential information
- Capable of working productively in a team and collaborating with stakeholders
- Relationship builder and ambassador
“Having spent time with Ann on our strategy, we were really impressed by how insightful her comments were and how able she was to spot, on the go, points/angles we’ve not considered before. She guided us through the day, with her typical patience, humour and business wisdom that left us walking away with a clear idea of what/where/why and a sense of a strengthened passion and direction for our business.”
Andy Farmer, MD, MyOxygen