Catherine has 30  years of multi-sector global experience in the Public and Private Sector, covering various disciplines including risk management, internal and external auditing, financial management and governance. Her working experience has included working with international organizations such Deloitte, KPMG, Barclays Bank Plc, Anglo-American Plc Group and most recently in the international development sector.

Her recent work includes working with a multi-lateral organization, leading global efforts to manage the risk management and regulatory governance pillars. This has also included, working  closely with the second and third lines of defense and spearheading efforts for continuous efforts in the enhancement of internal governance, risk management, ethics and compliance.

Catherine’s work experience has given her the opportunity to provide thought leadership and the ability to influence desired outcomes, demonstrating deep expertise in all aspects of governance and accountability. This has included the provision of technical and advisory support to Governance Boards, Senior Management Teams and Country Office Heads and to support the achievement of organizational strategic and operational objectives. Catherine is a Chartered and Certified Accountant and is a certified ISO 31000 Senior Lead Risk Manager.