Keith was Serco’s Commercial Director for UK & Europe until recently. During his 7 years at Serco Keith was also Finance Director of its largest Division, COO of a major contract and Director of several strategic bids. A former President of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants Keith joined Serco from the Foreign Office where he was Director General Finance with responsibilities for more than just the numbers! Prior to the FCO he was Director of Resources for the Metropolitan Police Service for its first six years under the new Mayor of London.
Keith’s early career was in BT, Deloitte and Midland Bank (now HSBC). Roles as Assistant Director Finance in Tower Hamlets and Finance Director at Lewisham Council followed before he joined a privately owned, rapidly growing support services company as a Director.
Keith is a Fellow of the Association of Corporate Treasurers and has been active globally on behalf of the accounting profession as a member of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) where he has just stepped down from the Board.