Grace is a CIMA qualified finance professional with a career in finance spanning sixteen years. Prior to working in the software testing industry with 2i, she gained experience in various sectors including property/site management, house building, vehicle sales and university finance. She has been with 2i for five and a half years, overseeing 2i’s finance function and commercial management. As well as running the finance department, she has designed a Commercial Management Awareness course and delivered this to her colleagues to allow them an insight into business and finance management within 2i.
Grace is also Chairman of CIMA’s Edinburgh Committee, member of CIMA’s Scotland Board and a member of the UK Advisory Panel for the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA). This involves hosting events and courses and working with the CIMA Edinburgh and Scotland Boards to maintain student and member communication.
Grace enjoys learning new skills, reading science journals and books on self-improvement. She also enjoys music and playing guitar, adding to an ever growing vinyl collection and going to gigs when she can.