As Managing Director of Bid Solutions I am passionate about helping clients win new business. Today’s bid and proposal industry is unrecognisable from my early days as a trainee bid manager. With increasingly savvy procurement professionals, more competition and new technology changing the way we bid, it is my job as Managing Director to ensure we offer you market leading people, tools, training and solutions to help you win more business.Prior to joining Bid Solutions I spent 10 years at global IT organisations. I held positions such as Head of Professional Services and Head of Bid & Proposal Management. I have served on the UK APMP Board and remain an active member.I’m a bit of an exercise junkie. Skiing, running, triathlons, golf – basically anything that gets me into the great outdoors.
I joined Bid Solutions four years ago as the office administrator and have
progressed in that time to Operations Director. I can’t believe where the time has
gone. It’s certainly been an interesting journey. I am responsible for managing the
admin team, finance, training and driving process improvements (the team love my new
Chilling at home with family and friends or with my head stuck in a good book. I enjoying travelling and have already booked my holidays for the next two years.
As Recruitment Director, I am responsible for consistently providing long-term
success for our clients in an increasingly competitive market. I achieve this
through a personable and professional approach, along with a continuous education of
the industry, ensuring that I speak the same language as fellow bid and proposal
Having progressed through the ranks at Bid Solutions, I understand the culture and winning mentality that ensures we stand out from the crowd. I am an active member of the APMP and enjoy networking at local events. Come find me and say hello!
I enjoy keeping active and find running to be a great way to de-stress. This is particularly helpful as I am an Arsenal season ticket holder, which is not good for the blood pressure.
I have been recruiting in the bids and proposals profession for the last 2 years. I am passionate about providing a friendly and professional service to clients and candidates alike, which has resulted in lifelong friendships. I have accomplished this by being honest and open in my communication and keeping abreast of the changes in the bids market. In my spare time, I enjoy long walks with my family, shopping and keeping my young daughter entertained on a daily basis.