Alison is Howgate Sable’s Director of Finance & Support Services, a broad-ranging role in which she works closely alongside Steve Banks, the Managing Partner. In addition to financial strategy and management, Alison plays a key role in the general management of the business, covering areas as diverse as personnel, infrastructure and risk management.
After graduating in Mathematics from Oxford University, Alison’s early career was forged at Coopers & Lybrand, where she qualified both as a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Tax Consultant. As a Corporate Tax Manager, her client base included a range of major quoted and public sector organisations.
Since joining Howgate Sable, Alison has been responsible for the introduction and development of many of the systems and processes that have underpinned the firm’s success and growth to its current position as a leading player in the UK executive search market.