Maryann is an MBA and a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 11 years’ experience in the commercial world as a Finance Executive to SME’s. Her expertise is high growth businesses and exit strategies. She is commercially focused and has a track record of driving change to improve business performance to facilitate growth and increase exit value. Her last role was Principal Consultant and CEO of a boutique consultancy firm of which she founded and grew. In this role she helped SME clients grow by providing strategic advisory board services and hands on operational financial leadership through clean up, restructure and implementation of improvements to deliver overarching strategic objectives. Maryann has worked with businesses of all sizes and from a number of industries including hard industries (mining and construction), hospitality and IT and tech and has both led and been party to M&A’s including private equity and capital raising in both private and public markets.