Catherine took up the role of Finance Director at the Land Registry in January 2015 and sits on the Land Registry Board and its Executive Board.
She is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy (CIPFA) and started her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, after studying Philosophy, Politics & Economics (PPE) at Oxford University.
Prior to joining the Land Registry she was Executive Director, Finance & Resources at Brighton & Hove City Council.
The Finance Director is responsible for the financial management of Land Registry and compliance with the general requirements of Government Accounting.
They oversee the preparation of our annual report and accounts and are responsible for ensuring the KPI for efficiency is achieved. They provide advice to the Chief Executive and the Portfolio Board on the regularity and propriety of expenditure and also provide advice on commercial contracts.