I am white British and grew up in Edinburgh. After gaining a BSc (Hons) Maths and Corporate Finance from Glasgow University, I completed the Royal Bank of Scotland Corporate Graduate Scheme.
I joined Standard Life Investments in 2001 as a Performance and Risk Analyst and went onto become an Investment Director, with a focus on Investment Governance and Risk.
In 2015, I became the Chief Operating Officer of the People Function in 2015 and am currently a Strategy Consultant in Plc Strategy.
I am married with 2 daughters.