Danielle is a partner at RSM, where she heads up the firm’s financial reporting service line. Danielle delivers complex financial reporting services to clients, as well as running a diverse portfolio of fast growing mid-market businesses and heading up the accounting and business advisory department in the firm’s Guildford office.
She is a member of the Financial Reporting Council’s committee which maintains UK GAAP. As well as this, she is a member of the Financial Reporting Faculty Board at the ICAEW and a key member of their Financial Reporting Committee (FRC), which issues responses on all financial reporting based consultations from both UK and global regulators and standard setters.
Danielle helped BEIS (the Government Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) with the implementation of the new EC accounting directive and is a member of their Accounting Stakeholder Group. She is currently a member of the highly confidential group that is advising BEIS on the endorsement of IFRSs post EU Exit.
In June 2013, Danielle received an OBE in recognition of her life long services to developing accountancy regulation and standards, and in 2017, Danielle was awarded an Honorary Lifetime Fellowship from the Association of International Accountants, reflecting the big contribution she is now making to international financial reporting standards too.