Suzanne Hounslow is a strategic marketing leader with consulting experience both in-house and as a management consultant for market-leading clients including McKinsey & Company, Ministry of Defence and the oil industry. Most recently she has focused on marketing consultancy for SME firms including brand building for a challenger property brand, lead generation for a fin-tech organisation, and sustainable business strategy for an asset management firm. A creative and consultative influencer with a demonstrable track record in strategic communication, B2B marketing and business management, and in creating teams to deliver transformative marketing performance. Suzanne has worked client side for over 20 years and has commissioned marketing services from specialist marketing practices to full-service agencies, most recently as Marketing and Communication Director for the OCS Group, an outsourced service provider with 97,000 people worldwide and a turnover of £1B. Her passion is helping SMEs to grow through accessing best practice marketing.