Joanne Fozard

Joanne Fozard

Company Secretarial & Governance Assistant

Joanne is a company secretarial assistant and sits within the Company Secretarial team in our Edinburgh office. Through her excellent organisation skills and attention to detail, Joanne assists the company secretaries in our team to ensure they are supported in the delivery of our company secretarial services to clients. Joanne works closely with our funds team, managing and co-ordinating data relating to our limited partnership clients and overseeing our mail redirection service. Joanne is our primary liaison with Companies House, ensuring that client submissions are presented to Companies House in line with statutory timescales, and representing Burness Paull at related focus group meetings.

Joanne also assists the wider corporate teams with obtaining information relating to company and limited partnership clients, undertaking various types of searches to obtain and present relevant corporate information. Joanne has most recently undertaken several data management projects relating primarily to the People with Significant Control regime, allowing us to assist clients meet their statutory obligations under those regulations.