Susan has significant finance, governance and corporate experience in the consulting, housing association and local authority sectors.

From 2001, she worked for a specialist housing consultancy company before starting her own company, Altair, in 2011. As a founding Executive Director, she drove the growth of first Altair and then it’s parent company, Aquila – a full LSE listed company. She retired from Group Finance Director and Board Director roles in September 2019 but still remains a major shareholder of the Group.

Prior to becoming a consultant, she carried out senior roles in finance, treasury, corporate services and development for a London-based housing association and a London borough council.