A business professional with a unique insight having worked with both in-house General Counsel and in Private Practice. Experience of the Financial Services Sector for over 20 years and holding a client facing role. Responsible for managing and growing the Key Account Portfolio of the top 20 accounts and maintaining a programme of driving profitable growth. Undertaken a consultancy role on advising clients on key strategic projects including: Establishing Legal Panels; Legal Project Management training; and Organisational Design of legal functions Has led the operations of an award winning in house legal and compliance function. A business role managing all aspects of the function. Developed in-house cost efficiency programmes and led a legal panel review.