Louise read Accountancy & Finance at the University of Glasgow and then went on to qualify as a Chartered Accountant with ICAS. Louise had an exciting and varied international career with KPMG, leading Global Audits and Consultancy Services, being part of the KPMG Leadership Programme. Louise was seconded to Sydney and on return to the UK she joined HSBC in London and was part of the High Performing Female Leader Programme at HSBC. Prior to joining Surbiton High School she was the Chief Operating Officer for Business Finance at HSBC.
Louise has many interests which stem from the opportunities she had as a child. Louise was a keen Girl Guide, achieving the Baden Powell Award and represented Scotland on International Camp. Louise grew up on the west coast of Scotland and enjoys walks by the sea and in the country. Louise has two young sons and family life keeps her very busy with the various sporting activities! Louise enjoys spending time with her family and friends and is particularly interested in interior design, gardening and cooking.