Denise Cockrem

Executive Director

Appointed: September 2019

Denise Cockrem was appointed Group Chief Financial Officer on 10 December 2018 and joined the EIO Board on 6 September 2019. 


Denise is a Chartered Accountant with significant industry experience, predominantly in financial services. She spent her early career in corporate finance and banking roles for EY, Barclays, RBS and Direct Line. She then joined RSA as Group Financial Controller, spending 9 years with them in various roles culminating in UK & Western Europe Finance Director. Denise most recently held the position of Chief Financial Officer at Good Energy Group plc, an AIM-listed renewable energy company who provide 100% renewable electricity and carbon neutral gas. Denise was also a Non-Executive Director of the Skipton Building Society from 2015 to 2021. Denise is also a Trustee of MacIntyre Academy Trust, which provides special schools and specialist alternative provision for children and young people.