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Public Finance Live Conference | Meet Our Delegates

Posted on June 2024

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We’re excited to be attending CIPFA Public Finance Live on 10th & 11th July at Manchester Central.
For more than 20 years it has been our privilege to partner with councils and local authorities, providing finance professionals across all levels to support their business functions.

Bella White (NeeThornton) - Manager

​Bella White is the Local Government Manager at Venn Group, specialising in the placement of interim contractors within councils and combined authorities. Since joining Venn Group in 2017, Bella has played a crucial role in helping numerous councils with key appointments, including positions up to Director level. Her expertise and strong knowledge within finance and the wider directorates have made her a valuable asset in ensuring that local government bodies are effectively staffed with the right interim professionals to meet their needs.

Contact Bella on: / 07441 916439

Hannah Smith (nee Fritz-Lewis) - Senior Manager

Hannah has over 10 years’ recruitment experience within Local Government. She is passionate about her sector and manages dedicated teams of specialist consultants who work collaboratively with local authorities across the County. Having built successful relationships with multiple clients, the team have become market leaders in providing effective recruitment solutions within Finance and supply a variety of experienced financial professionals in business-critical roles.

Contact Hannah on: / 07441 916440

Marcus Hamer - Executive Consultant

Marcus joined Venn Group in 2021 and has been specialising in the Local Government Division with a particular focus to Finance. He has successfully assisted numerous Local Councils and Combined Authorities by providing Interim and Temporary Finance solutions. His deep understanding of the Public Sector and strategic acumen makes him a pivotal asset in managing and optimising financial operations for local government entities.

Contact Marcus on: / 07441 916439