Chris Pickles In 60 Seconds

I am a highly experienced, motivated, personable and committed Finance Professional with a demonstrable track record of successfully managing people and complex finance functions. I bring over 30 years experience gained across hospitality, tech, manufacturing and property development and others through his 12 years+ as a portfolio FD/CFO.

Specialist Skills

Strategic Thinker

Reviewing, challenging, setting and achieving long term goals.

Profit Improvement

Maximising returns through revenue and cost analysis.

Cash flow Improvement

In-depth experience in improving working capital.

Budgeting & Forecasting

Extensive experience developing 3 & 5 year strategic plans.

Corporate Finance

Driving growth via EIS, Peer to Peer, Debt & Asset Finance Funding.

Track Record Highlights

  • Raised in excess of £75M for property development and growth funding.
  • Experience of working with Corporate, Family owned and equity backed businesses.
  • Strong "hands on" business partnering skills, allowing me become the sounding board for senior leaders making key business decisions.
  • Consistently improved the reporting function and reduced reporting deadlines in assignments to date.
  • Excellent communication skills with a no-nonsense approach to dealing with finance, staffing and operational issues.

Sector Experience

  • hospitality-tourism
  • property-real-estate
  • technology-media-telecoms
  • manufacturing-transport-logistics

What's next?

To find out how we can help you scale faster, increase cash, profit and valuation and build the business which enables you to fulfil your life's ambition, please book your 30 minute Discovery Call below...

What do you really want for your business and for you as an entrepreneur? Select the buttons that match your ambitions then...

Book your free Discovery call. Talk to a CFO and discover how to get what you really want from your business - and for you as an individual.

  • Select multiple options
  • Select multiple options