Margot is a partner at UHY Hacker Young LLP in Nottingham and London, and has been a trustee and the Honorary Treasurer of Home-Start UK since June 2013.

With a degree in librarianship, Margot was previously a chartered librarian in academic libraries.  Looking for a new challenge, she trained with KPMG in Leicester and Derby, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 1992, then spent a year in industry before joining a small practice in Nottingham as manager, then partner.  In 2005 she moved to the Amateur Swimming Association in Loughborough as Finance Manager, returning to practice at UHY Hacker Young LLP fourteen months later and becoming a partner in 2008. 

With extensive experience in audit, tax and business advice, Margot is a charity and not for profit sector specialist, and audits a number of local and national charities. 

She is a Sustrans supporter, life member of Garden Organic, a member of the Derbyshire Wildlife Trust, and was a trustee and Honorary Treasurer of the Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust until 2015.