Rachel Allen – Chairperson

Financial Director  

Rachel is a Chartered Management Accountant and joined the GTD board of directors as Chair in September 2013, holding this position through to December 2016. Rachel is currently assisting GTD as interim chair of GTD and is also responsible for preparing the financial statements for the Company.

Rachel started her career in a local manufacturing business in North Devon where she completed a 4-year Advanced Modern Apprenticeship in Accounting and achieved the Association of Accounting qualification.

She continued her academic studies and completed the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants professional qualification before graduating with a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Exeter.
Rachel currently holds the role of Group Financial Director for Condition Monitoring Group Limited where she is responsible for both the Financial and HR disciplines for the Group.

Condition Monitoring Group Limited is an international group which specialise in vibration analysis and the science of structural and rotating machinery for the aviation, automotive and power industries.

Group Training and Development
Group Training and Development (GTD) Limited was established more than 40 years ago by a number of like-minded manufacturing companies in North Devon. It was created with the vision of promoting and advancing the provision of Apprenticeships in this area, primarily within Engineering, and to provide support to local employers and their trainees in the form of Apprenticeship Training.

Contact us

Group Training and Development Ltd,
Pandora, Chestwood, Bishops Tawton, Devon, EX32 0AS
T: 07805696783 | E: info@gtdev.co.uk