Until recently, Marilyn was the Regional Managing Partner with BDO, Accountants & Business Advisors. She now has several roles including Non-Executive Directorship.
Marilyn is a Chartered Accountant and was a Registered Auditor.
She has therefore extensive knowledge and experience of auditing, accounting, taxation and general business advice, to include business planning, assisting clients in planning, growing and adapting to change. Her extensive time in practice included advising clients in a broad spectrum of businesses. She has a specialism in the healthcare sector.
For around the last 20 years Marilyn has also been involved in undertaking forensic assignments and has experience of providing advice to solicitors and barristers on cases covering many disciplines, furthermore, Marilyn has experience of giving evidence in the High Court and attending case conferences.
During Marilyn's accountancy career she was an accredited forensic accountant and an expert witness with ICAEW and a member of the Academy of Experts being collaboratively trained.
Marilyn brings a lot of knowledge, expertise and experience; and particularly enjoys working with the Senior Teams across the professional services to help them to grow revenue, develop staff and implement strategy. Her role as Regional Managing Partner means that she has direct management experience having been responsible for several offices, teams of people, financial performance, staff development and public profile.
Marilyn has been a board member of several local VCSEs and is a Non-Executive Director for the Suffolk GP Federation.