Ursula Hauptmann-Smith is a German qualified accountant. She has worked for both small and blue chip organisations in a number of countries and came to the UK in 1998. Her expertise covers all areas of accounting, controlling, audit and business process engineering with a strong focus on partnering non-financial management in commercially challenging situations. Following more than 4 years as a Senior Manager at Shell, she now works for Walter Scott in Edinburgh. Ursula joined the Board of Keep Scotland Beautiful in 2012. She lives with her family in Menstrie.