Caroline Johnstone (chair)
With a background in Finance and HR, Caroline has some 30 years’ business experience across the UK, Europe and US. She works at both strategic and operational level in times of significant change for organisations: implementing mergers & acquisitions, people change, corporate recovery and insolvency. Caroline was a senior partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) until 2009, a member of the PwC Assurance Executive Board and Assurance People (HR) Partner (6,500 people). She established two new businesses and worked with clients all over the world.
Caroline became chair of Barca-Leeds in March 2010. She now has various other non executive,consulting and advisory roles: Non executive director and chair of audit of Synthomer plc – a listed company, Deputy chair, chair of audit and non executive director of Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust and Member of the governing body of University of Leeds. She also continues to work with major companies helping them to develop cost focus and achieve culture change. She helps out at her local Age UK as well.
Services Coordinator – Engage Leeds Partnership
This is a new city wide floating support service for vulnerable people (18+) including the homeless, offenders, people with mild to moderate learning disabilities, drug and alcohol dependencies, mental health issues, dementia and complex needs.
Deadline for applications: Wednesday 9th November 12pm (Noon)
Shortlisting date: 10th November
Interviews: Scheduled to take place on 14th November.