Member of the Standards Committee
As Managing Director, Fiona specialises in building and leading high performing teams, an enthusiastic and highly self-motivated individual that has demonstrated sustained performance.
Fiona has worked for Active Apprenticeships since 2014, as Chief Operating Officer before progressing to the role of Managing Director in 2019. Fiona leads the planning and delivery and quality assurance of ESFA, Levy and commercial contracts to design and deliver all components of Apprenticeships and bespoke programmes, both local and national. Fiona has overall responsibility for merging the apprenticeship provision for 3 colleges, a leadership consultancy business and an Independent training provider to create an apprenticeship business growing from £3 million to £8.5 million income.
Between 2002 and 2014 Fiona was part of the VT Group as Regional Manager, Operations Manager then Head of Operations where she was successful in overseeing £35 million contract with the Skills Funding Agency (now the ESFA) to manage the operation of Apprenticeship delivery within England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.