​New Board Director: Finance & Corporate Governance

Post published October 12, 2021 (Updated October 12, 2021)

The British Handball Association (BHA) has appointed Colleen Walker as Director (Finance & Corporate Governance) to its Board.

Colleen, who takes her position with immediate effect, is currently Head of Finance for Badminton Scotland, where she has oversight for both Finance and HR activities. She has previously worked in several industries, from start-ups to global corporations.

She replaces Lucy McClements who stepped down recently after completing her four-year tenure - https://britishhandball.com/news/lucy-mcclements-step-down-british-handball-board

Commenting on her appointment, new BHA Director (Finance & Corporate Governance) Colleen Walker said:

“I'm honoured and excited to be joining a dynamic Board of Directors who have guided British Handball with a strong sense of mission and purpose. I have been overwhelmingly impressed with the talent and dedication within the organisation and look forward to sharing my knowledge and experience to help shape British Handball's strategy and future to improve our sport across the globe.”

Commenting on the appointment of Walker, BHA Chair Paul Bray said:

“We are delighted to welcome Colleen onto the Board. She brings a wide range of experience from the finance and corporate governance sector, including working in an NGB, and will be a great addition.”