Finance and Audit Committee

This crucial committee is responsible for advising on the day-to-day financial operations and controls including:

  • recommending the annual budget
  • monitoring the production of management accounts
  • the approval of operational financial systems
  • Treasury Management controls and policy
  • considering the adequacy of risk management
  • internal control and corporate governance

The Committee provides guidance and assistance to the Chief Executive and Directors/Trustees to ensure compliance issues as a Sector Skills Council, Charity and Company Limited by Guarantee.

Finance and Audit Committee Terms of Reference

For Creative Skillset's Financial statements, please click on the link below:

Creative Skillset Financial Statements


  • Stephanie Mills (Chair), Group Financial Controller, Channel 4
  • Jo Bromley, (Vice President), International Group Controller, Scripps Networks
  • Ivan Dunleavy, Chief Executive, Pinewood Group Plc
  • John Graydon, Partner, Saffery Champness
  • Suzanne Jackson, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Planning & Design, Viacom International Networks
  • Derek O'Gara, Finance Director, Endemol Shine UK
  • Richard Philipps, Consultant, Reed Smith
  • Simon Bartlett, Chief Accountant, Finance, BFI
  • Dinah Caine, CBE, Board member, Creative Skillset
  • Seetha Kumar, Chief Executive, Creative Skillset
  • John Turner, Chief Executive, Creative Skillset