Responding to COVID-19: insight, support and guidance

Our experts

At CIPFA we specialise in all aspects of public services finance and our experts are unrivalled.

Donna Best

Forename: Donna

Surname: Best

Job title: Property Advisor

Expertise: Asset management, Property



Donna joined CIPFA in March 2020 and is a member of the RICS and Registered Valuer, with extensive experience in the property industry and local government. She has delivered strategic services and property team management in the public sector in recent years.


Donna’s early career was based in private practice undertaking commercial property management, agency and valuation work.  Most recently she has led estates teams through efficiency programmes and implementation of property and case management software, directed capital accounting valuation programmes, headed commercial development schemes and taken a corporate role leading on strategic asset management.