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.