Ailsa first joined Martin Aitken & Co as a trainee in 1986 and then went on to work for two other accountancy firms. She obtained the ACCA qualification in 1992.
After having three children, Ailsa took a career break and then went on to do some free-lance bookkeeping for several years before re-joining Martin Aitken & Co in 2013.
Ailsa has extensive bookkeeping experience across a wide range of sectors principally utilising Sage accounting packages. She also has significant experience of payroll, VAT returns, management accounts and annual accounts.