Charlotte is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants and has held Director of Finance roles in the NHS for almost twenty years, including national leadership roles around Continuing Health Care and capital planning. She has a particular interest in mental health and social care.
Prior to this, Charlotte studied music at the University of Cambridge. She trained as an accountant in manufacturing, publishing and the theatre.
Charlotte is a Non Executive Director of the Student Loans Company and NHS Resolution and a Council Member of the University of Bath. She is an independent member of the Audit Committees of the Equality and Human Rights Commission and the National Lottery Community Fund. Since May 2017 Charlotte has been the Chair of Trustees of Bristol Zoo, a conservation and education charity based in the UK and internationally.