Carol Pearson

Carol Pearson

Lay Member Governance

Lay Member for Audit on Governing Body since April 2017

Chair of the Audit Committee since April 2017

Member of the Quality, Finance and Delivery Committee since April 2017.

Carol has been the Lay Member for Audit on the Crawley CCG Governing Body since April 2013. This has included being Chair of the Audit Committee; Chair of the Remuneration Committee; Chair of the Clinical Policy and Medicines Approval Panel; and member of the Quality and Clinical Governance Committee since April 2013.

Carol is an experienced chartered accountant. After graduating from the University of Oxford, she qualified with Ernst and Young and then spent 13 years working in international development for CDC Group plc, where she was Group Financial Controller for many years.

Carol has also been a charity trustee since 2008. She has won awards for her work in the charity sector from the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAEW) and from the Royal Surrey County Hospital for her patient support work.