Gaynor graduated from Aberdeen University in 1988 with a MA (Hons) in French and took up a graduate post with ICI Chemicals & Polymers in International Sales and Marketing. She left ICI in 1994 to complete a postgraduate Diploma in HR and then embarked on a career in management consultancy, which she has enjoyed for the last 25 years. Completing her MBA in 1998 Gaynor is a trained business coach, has an ILM Diploma in Business Advice and Counselling and is a chartered member of the MCIPD.
For the last 10 years Gaynor’s main focus has been involved in strategic restructuring and change management, working with businesses in both the private and public sectors. With the ability to get under the skin of any business very quickly she is good at identifying the source issues that need to be addressed if the organisation is to be successful, more profitable and fit for the next stage if its journey.