I have a strong background as an Executive Assistant having supported four CEOs of a large corporation for over a decade, establishing great connections, skills and experience. I took some time out of work last year to fulfill a long held desire to complete my yoga teacher training and since then have undertaken some temporary roles. Most recently I have been supporting the Co-Founder/Chairman of Urban Hotels and the Zetter Group of Hotels and Restaurants. I am a politics graduate looking for a challenging and interesting role.
Ensured the smooth running of a private home office, acting as an anchor for this busy individual with varied business interests (including director of Draft House Holdings, director of The Sustainable Restaurant Association and various charitable concerns). Focus on all commitments and follow through on actions, juggling the personal and professional responsibilities of this philanthropist, entrepreneur and investor. Extensive diary management, event management, travel planning. Project managed a festival for over 200 people.
Played an integral role in the day to day management of the Executive Office with engagement at all levels plus a wide-range of external contacts including media, Government and industry bodies. Supported four CEOs and an MD in this period. Executed the agenda and minutes of the UK company monthly Board meetings. Controlled extensive diary management and complex travel arrangements. Project managed events for the executive team including regular off-site meetings plus larger social occasions. This included directing an annual summer event for around 400 people.
Post graduate Diploma in Political Philosophy (The Idea of Toleration)
BA (Hons) Government & Sociology