After graduating with a 1st class honours degree, Cath qualified as an accountant over 25 years ago. She worked in the oil industry and then the small business department of a top ten firm, before taking time out to raise her family. She then joined the Private Clients department of another top ten firm in 2000 where she specialised in looking after the accounts of high net worth individuals. Cath joined Charnwood Accountants as a Client Manager in 2005, where she enjoys being able to provide a complete service to clients, including accounts preparation, taxation advice, assistance with company secretarial issues and general business advice. Cath is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. Outside of work Cath enjoys running, playing the clarinet in a wind band, and learning to play the piano.