Alison is a Non-Executive and Executive Director plus a Trustee with extensive experience in retail, and knowledge of the third and the public sector. She has held executive Board positions Retail Blue Chip companies: Kingfisher, Wal-Mart, Mothercare and OTTO and Non-Executive roles in startup businesses, consulting companies and public bodies.
She spent two years as a Partner in an Executive Search firm and founded atconnect in 2010. She has mentored people in personal development, business management and those at a crossroads in their career. A highlight of her personal contribution was five years at the London College of Fashion developing and delivering the Post Graduate Program in Buying and Merchandising.
Success has been achieved through an instinctive understanding of the customer and the ability to create engaged teams. This belief is behind atconnect’s aim to support companies and individuals in delivering enhanced results through their teams skills, abilities and attitudes.
Currently a Board Member with Sport Wales, Non-Executive with Thought Provoking Consulting and a trustee with Chwarae Teg, Alison is the founder, and the Lead Practitioner across the Plan, Find and Grow services of atconnect