Jane joined the University in 2009 as Finance Director. Her responsibilities include financial planning, reporting and analysis, financial advice and decision support, balance sheet and treasury management, financial risk management and purchasing. She also has responsibility for Information Systems Services and Strategy and Planning. She graduated in History and Economics from York University in 1989. She is a chartered accountant and has an MBA.
Since qualifying as a chartered accountant Jane has held senior finance positions in businesses within the retail and fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sectors, including Asda Walmart and Campbell Soup Company. Prior to joining the University Jane was the Chief Financial Officer and IT Director for Redcats UK, the UK mail order division of the French listed PPR group which specialises in the luxury and retail sectors.
Jane chairs the Financial Sustainability theme group and attends the Audit and Risk Committee.
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Assistant: Sue Carden