Board Advisor


London and South East

Big Business Experience


Coca Cola

Small Business Experience

Comic Relief

Dame Kelly Holmes Trust.


Tina is an experienced NED, Committee Chair and senior COO with extensive international multi-sector experience spanning Financial Services, FinTech (FX start up), Sport, Commerce and Not for Profit.

Areas of expertise include strategy development and execution, transformation, technology, operations, finance, risk and governance.

A CIMA qualified, trusted strategic, commercial advisor and business collaborator with a reputation as a change agent, adding value using her broad range of COO skills and 20+ years’ operational and transformation experience developing strategy and optimising business and financial performance.

Tina has significant NED and Advisory Committee experience including Audit, Risk, Finance, Investment, Rem, Noms, D&I.


  • CIMA qualified with significant post qualification experience.
  • BSc in Mathematical Sciences from Bath University.

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Strategy development and execution
  • Transformation
  • Change management
  • Business/Product development
  • Risk, Audit, Governance
  • Do what I say – solution, delivery focused
  • Make the complex easier – assimilate “birds eye view” and next steps
  • Collaborator – flexing approach to each organisation / initiative.
  • First line of defense to prevent issues and future proof organisations.


COO of FX FinTech start-up building a dark pool trading platform to change the way the wholesale FX market works. First time accreditation to 1SO27001, information security standard with zero audit recommendations.

Various COO/Senior Business Manager global roles at HSBC in the Global Markets division including FX business regulatory change and European Covid 19 trading floor operational resiliency working from home response.

COO/Business Manager role for the brokerage areas of a boutique derivatives “start-up”, providing agency services in listed futures and options during a period of business expansion and product diversification.

Other experience includes JPM Investment Bank in Project Manager and COO/Business Manager roles and Finance Manager at Coca Cola.

Since 2011 long standing tenure on Comic Relief’s Board Advisory Committees

Current NED and Committee roles include a sports UK national governing body, one of the largest housing associations in the north-west and an ambitious regional building society.