As head of mortgage finance at the recently floated TSB, Kellie reports directly to the CFO. Leading the finance design and delivery of TSB's mortgage business from scratch over the past three years, Kellie is now responsible for £18bn of mortgage balances and a team of 70. She is also a key member of TSB's finance and treasury leadership team.
After a management buyout, car valet business MotorClean found private equity backing a double edged sword.
Whether that's a good thing is up to you, says author Steven van Bellegham.
Leadership from a distance requires a careful study of human nature, says L&D specialist Sudhakar Sampath.
Set up shop and they shall come? Not so fast, says private equity investor Chris Hurley.
Moving office? Restructuring? New IT system? Change needn't be painful if it's managed well.
Finding time, living fearlessly and leading at speed are on this month's boardroom reading list.