Heather is a Management Accountant and Consultant with experience spanning the gamut of finance, funding and investment – from traditional lending, invoice discounting and factoring to ‘alternative’ sources such as crowdfunding and peer-to-peer lending. She is a specialist in grant funding sources, regionally and nationally. Heather has held many Finance and Operations Director positions over the span of her career. As Finance Director for a large commercial cleaning company, she brokered a deal and sold the company to the Future Group (GB) Ltd based in York where she then took up the role of Group Finance Director. Heather’s many skills include compiling management accounts, financial accounts, operations, project management, cash flow analysis, business plans, re-financing, preparing companies for sale, new business start-up, re-locating companies, personnel issues, payroll and software integration, finance and funding.