Nicola Robert (BA MSc FCA) joined St Catharine’s in June 2019 as Bursar. With a career spanning thirty years including Finance Director and Board roles, she has led finance, operational and administrative functions in the private and charity sectors including collegiate Cambridge. From 2014–19 Nicola was Endowment Manager at Gonville & Caius College with responsibility for investments, estates strategy, accommodation, archives and data protection. Before Caius she was a charity Finance Director, a chartered accountant with Ernst & Young and a Finance and IT Manager for SWIFT in Brussels (provider of a secure network for international bank transfers). Nicola studied History at Emmanuel College and has a Masters in Charity Accounting and Financial Management from Cass Business School. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales.