Fiona works in our audit and assurance team and is Head of Pensions Assurance for the firm. She has a wide range of specialisms including corporate businesses, not for profit entities and pension schemes. She is based in our Manchester office.
Fiona joined Grant Thornton in 2007 as part of the merger with Robson Rhodes, prior to which she worked for PwC both in the UK and in Toronto, Canada. She has an extensive portfolio of pension schemes with assets ranging from £1m to £34 billion, including multi-employer schemes and schemes with complex alternative investments. In addition to her work on pension schemes, Fiona has a significant amount of experience in the social housing sector, including working on many business plan validations associated either with stock transfers or refinancing activities. She is also an accredited BRIXX business planning partner, a software tool which is used widely in the housing sector.
Fiona's expertise covers:
- Manufacturing, Wholesale and Distribution
- Social housing
- Pension schemes
- MMus (Hons)
- ACA (Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales)