Catherine joined a top 50 accountancy firm in 1996 after completing sixth form, as an Association of Accounting Technical (AAT) Trainee in the Paignton office.
On completion of the AAT exams and achieving a good understanding of local owner managed businesses, Catherine moved to the Exeter office of the firm to work within the corporate department and undertake the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) qualification which Catherine completed in 2001.
Since qualifying Catherine has managed a portfolio of Owner Managed Businesses providing compliance and advisory services on both accounting and taxation matters.
Catherine joined Bush & Co in 2008 and was promoted to Associate in 2012, becoming a partner in April 2014. Following the incorporation of Bush & Co in 2014, she is now a director within the company.
Catherine completed the Chartered Institute of Taxation qualification in 2013 and has recently become qualified to undertake probate work.
Catherine has worked with new start-up businesses as well as established owner managed businesses to achieve growth, bank funding and tax efficiency and enjoys building strong working relationships with all clients. Catherine has also provided advice to clients regarding foreign staffing issues and overseas taxation matters.
Catherine likes to keep fit and especially enjoys walking with her husband at weekends. Catherine enjoys watching sports and supports the Exeter Chief’s, attending matches where possible.