Scientia appoints Yvonne Laird as Group Finance Director
Cambridge, UK 4th July, 2013 – Scientia, the global leader in timetabling and resource management solutions for the Higher Education sector, has appointed Yvonne Laird as Group Finance Director.
In her new role, Yvonne will be responsible for all aspects of financial management. She will be working closely with Mohamad Djahanbakhsh, recently appointed Chief Executive Officer and members of the Scientia Resource Management Board to help drive the organisation to meet its vigorous growth targets and continue to deliver value for money to its customers globally.
Ms Laird brings with her extensive experience and business acumen gained from working at KPMG (where she gained her Chartered Accountants status), Tesco subsidiary One Stop Stores Ltd and FTSE 100 company Serco, where latterly she held the position of Finance and Commercial Director for Serco Education and Learning.
Yvonne comes to Scientia with an impressive résumé. Her experience, skills and knowledge of the Higher Education sector will be invaluable in ensuring that Scientia continues to deliver value for money and the best in class products and services to our clients and all those who depend on them.