Patricia is an accountant who qualified with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants in 1997 while working in a 5 partner accountancy practice in Birkenhead. She then moved into the commercial sector working as a Finance Manager in:

A Housing Association
A construction industry company

A transport company
She then undertook a change of role to Internal Audit and risk management at a charity before deciding that she missed public practice and working with a variety of clients.

While working in the above roles Patricia assisted her husband in his retail and sound system hire businesses and so understands the stresses and strains of working for yourself.