Chief Financial & Operating Officer
After obtaining a degree in finance at Liverpool John Moores University, Lynne joined Moore Stephens and qualified as a Chartered Accountant. At Moore Stephens, Lynne covered all aspects of general practice with a particular focus on audit. Lynne then joined American Express and during her tenure held positions in corporate audit and travel business reporting, both roles covering the EMEA region, and a globally focused process re-engineering project role. Lynne then joined The Goodwood Estate being promoted to Finance and IT Director in 2005, a board position with responsibility for the finances of all group companies across a portfolio of primarily hospitality focused operations. Lynne became European CFO for the Toga Group in 2008, with responsibility for the development of hotels and management of commercial property investments. In 2012, Lynne joined Palmer Capital, an FCA authorised real estate investment management company, as CFO with responsibility for overseeing the company’s financial and taxation matters.