Della has over 25 years' experience as a Solicitor. She was a Partner and litigation specialist in an international law firm before moving in-house 15 years ago, and for 10 years until the end of 2017, Della was General Counsel & Company Secretary of McDonald's Restaurants Limited. Over the years, she has held a number of directorships, including within the NHS and as Chair of McDonald's UK Pensions Scheme. She has founded a number of businesses and is a director of a technology start-up operating in the field of AI and machine learning.
Della has advised a number of charities and is an experienced trustee. She is also an experienced litigator.
Della is also responsible for the strategic direction and growth of The Burnside Partnership.