Local government

Carolyn WilliamsonCarolyn Williamson – Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Corporate Resources, Hampshire County Council

Carolyn is also the chief financial officer for Hampshire County Council and the Hampshire Pension Fund.

Coral MainCoral Main – Head of Business Planning and Risk, Leeds County Council

As a management consultant, Coral had a range of clients, specialising in energy and utilities companies.


Devante OlojoDevante Olojo – finance graduate, Southwark Council

Devante joined Southwark Council in September 2020 after graduating from the University of Manchester with a first-class honours degree in International Business Finance and Economics.

Humphrey ThompsonHumphrey Thompson – finance graduate, Southwark Council

Humphrey currently works in children and families finance at the London Borough of Southwark, having previously worked in schools finance for a number of months.

Jamie ShahJamie Shah – Finance Manager for Financial Planning and Monitoring, Corporate Finance, Westminster City Council

Jamie has been working for Westminster City Council since joining as a graduate finance trainee in 2015 via the Finance the Future local government training scheme.

Joanna KillianJoanna Killian – Chief Executive, Surrey County Council

Joanna was appointed Chief Executive of Surrey County Council in March 2018, where her initial priority was to address the authority's precarious financial position.

Kady WilsonKady Wilson – Trainee Accountant, Flintshire County Council

Kady works directly with schools, giving financial support to head teachers, governors and business managers.

Nick WilsonNick Wilson – Corporate Finance Manager, North East Lincolnshire Council

After studying maths at university, Nick worked as an accountancy assistant for North East Lincolnshire Council.

Shaer HalewoodShaer Halewood – Director of Finance and Investment, Wirral Borough Council

In 2008, Shaer spent 18 months in consultancy before being appointed to her current role in Warrington in 2010.

Tim MpofuTim Mpofu CPFA – Head of Pensions and Treasury, Haringey Council

In 2017, Tim was awarded PQ Magazine's PQ of the Year, a national award in recognition for his contribution to CIPFA and public sector finance while at Ealing Council.