Meet the team

Tougher Minds was founded by Dr. Jon Finn, and has been developed over the past ten years by the Tougher Minds team. The consultancy works with business, universities, schools and sport.

Catherine Grant, Head Of Business
BA (Hons).

Catherine Grant is Tougher Minds Head of Business.

She has worked in the City of London for over 20 years, in a number of senior positions in FTSE and NYSE listed companies. Catherine has extensive experience in the financial services sector and has successfully managed complex and demanding relationships with directors and other senior personnel within a range of large institutions.

These include major banks, insurance companies, private equity firms and investment companies. Her work included developing and directing the delivery of a package of services to meet the varying needs of these clients.

She is a mother of two boys and has a highly developed understanding of the challenges faced by people seeking to maximise their personal, professional performance and manage a family life, in the challenging modern work and societal context.

She was compelled to join Tougher Minds after experiencing their in-depth programmes.

Catherine graduated from University College Dublin with Batchelor’s degree in social sciences and also obtained financial industry qualifications.