Charlotte advises small businesses and has a wide range of experience from a Director at an angel investment network raising finance for clients in all sectors of early stage business – to a business advisor of the Astia Entrepreneur Programme, a mentor to the Atlantic Accelerator and Cherie Blair Foundation.
Charlotte is a visiting lecturer at Cambridge University where she lectures Entrepreneurship, is a mentor to the LBS Entrepreneurship Summer School and a judge at the Business Venture Competition at INSEAD. Charlotte organises events for UKTI – connecting start-ups to the investment community – is a successful business turnaround expert, a member of NXD Services (a Non-Exec group) and an INSEAD Executive MBA that has spent 12-yrs within IT professional consulting roles globally.
In her last turnaround role, Charlotte headed a board-level programme for a failing £46m turnover IT consultancy employing 450 people in 6 offices. Under Charlotte’s leadership the company moved EBITDA from 0.7% (£300k) to 6% (£2.4m) within 12-months. Within 18-months the firm was on track to achieve 10% (£4m) EBITDA.
Charlotte is an active member of INSEAD Alumni and Co-Chair of the INSEAD UK Alumni Entrepreneur Group, where she guides many businesses about fund raising. Charlotte also matches talented MBAs from various business schools to start-up businesses and helps early stage companies re-domicile offshore.