Gary is an experienced manager and leader with a background in banking, finance, debt management and client relationships.

Gary began his career in branch banking, progressing to senior management roles in business, commercial and corporate banking over a thirty year period. He specialised in working with financially distressed companies and headed national teams for one of the UK’s largest banks. On leaving the banking profession, Gary moved into the charity sector, becoming a finance executive for a large youth charity before joining Citizens Advice North Somerset as Finance Manager in 2018. He has a Masters Degree in Finance and retired from CANS in July 2020.

Gary has been a Trustee of Citizens Advice North Somerset since November 2020.