Lisa trained in practice and started her finance career working for blue chip companies including Unilever and Mercedes. She held lead finance roles for a series of small businesses before joining echelon in November 2015.
She has a wide understanding of all areas of the business, including facilities, legal and compliance and is a skilled manager and developer of employees, building teams to enable succession planning.

Role within the business

Lisa leads on the day-to-day administration of the Echelon Group and is responsible for the financial and HR aspects of all three companies, as well as supporting on commercial projects.

Lisa is also Managing Director of Pretium Frameworks, which was established in 2015 to develop and manage frameworks on behalf of contracting authorities operating in the public sector. The company has grown steadily since then and Lisa leads on developing its business strategies to facilitate further growth.

Specialist areas

Lisa handles all group accounting functions and as well as being responsible for the financial and HR aspects of the company, overseeing budgeting, business plans, cash flows and forecasting, she supports on commercial projects.

Lisa is experienced in effective cash management, accelerating revenue whilst managing supplier relationships to achieve an optimal cash position and adept at developing and implementing controls and processes to both protect the business now, and enable future growth.

Out of work

When she isn’t crunching numbers, Lisa loves watching motor racing – and has sometimes been known to take on a circuit or two herself!