Diana Abernethy joined the Business Gateway in 2010. She has worked for a local economic and business consultancy firm for over 12 years and has supported clients from a number of different industry sectors including aquaculture, childcare, food and drink, IT, tourism, textiles and retail.
She is also involved in the day-to-day running of a small business and has direct experience of the complexities this can involve. Her specific areas of interest include business planning and development, finance and HR. Diana holds a BA (Hons) in Business Studies, a Pg Dip in Local Economic Development and a Diploma In Business Advice and Counselling.