Jeannie Okikiolu qualified as a Chartered Accountant with a London firm, starting out in the firm's audit practice and later gaining experience of corporate finance work before settling in the forensic practice. She has spent more than 25 years successfully advising on contentious matters and carrying out investigations. She has worked with or investigated businesses large and small in a range of industries including:
automotive manufacturing, banking, football, inter-dealer broking, investment funds, jewellery retail, kitchen manufacturers, legal practice, music publishing, oil products trading, pharmaceuticals, property development, shipping, sports betting, supermarket retail and wind farms.
She has also worked with government and regulatory authorities including HM Treasury, the Serious Fraud Office and the Financial Reporting Council.
Jeannie is currently a member of the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Jeannie is a keen violinist and plays with a number of amateur orchestras in London.