“I am passionate about helping others develop their strengths and talents so that they can achieve their goals both as an individual and as part of a team”

Working with RTC

Laura works as an Executive Coach for RTC and business mentor.

Background and Industry Experience

Laura is an experienced senior business manager with over 20-years’ experience in the Financial Services industry across a spectrum of diverse roles including currently as Chief of Staff, Finance and Treasury at Virgin Money, and programme and change management. She is also a Business Angel investing in a number of start-up businesses, working with founders to develop business plans, pitch for funding as well as lead and manage their business on a day-to-day basis.

Qualifications and Training

Laura holds a LLB (Hons) from the University of Aberdeen and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Scotland (ICAS). She is Prince 2 and Managing Successful Programmes qualified as well as being a Certified Coach and Mentor with Corporate Coach International and a Thomas PPA International Practitioner.

Life Outside RTC

Laura is a big music fan and enjoys going to see live performances of her favourite artists and bands as well as live-comedy gigs. She is also currently working with Musselburgh Rugby Club as part of their coaching team, enthusiastically supporting them at matches come rain, wind or shine!