Gillian is a CIMA qualified accountant and has held a variety of business transformation and finance roles throughout her career, including 25 years with British Gas/Centrica.
Having led the strategic, scoping, design and implementation processes on a number of complex transformation programmes she has delivered change across multiple locations resulting in sustainable financial, people and customer benefits.
She has significant experience of operating at board level across the social housing, utility and social business sectors, and has completed a two-year interim appointment as Director of Business Transformation at Yorkshire Housing.
Currently, she is a non-executive Director with the Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, is the joint Deputy Trust Chair, and Chair of the Trust’s Finance & Performance Committee. She is also a member of the new hospital Building Development Committee and Remuneration Committee.