David Baxter In 60 Seconds

Professionally qualified, results-orientated FD, with a solid background in the successful management of complex businesses and startups.

Experience in TV, advertising, film distribution and financing, social media, ISP’s and wifi, staff recruitment services, telephony, wifi, financial services.

A proven track record of increasing revenue, profitability and business turnaround.

Specialist Skills

Budgeting & Forecasting

Business Planning

Financial Operations

Profit Improvement

M&A Specialist

Track Record Highlights

  • As CFO in Europe for National geographic Channels I was part of a 3 man management team which turned an £8m loss making business into one generating £8m profit.
  • In India I represented the major investor as an adviser in in various investments in India. Internet Messenger App with 150m users in 200 countries around the world and public space wifi
  • Completed a turnaround in a UK broadcasting group, reducing losses from £5m p.a. to sub £1m when the pandemic hit. Negotiating new revenue contracts and restructuring the business.
  • At Sky I provided all the financial support for the ground breaking Premier league contract in 1992 and the launch of Sky Sports.
  • At American Express carried out the first detailed analysis of profitability by acquisition source to drive profitable marketing activity
  • Involved in the development of a fund to invest in power generation and distribution in Africa, building relationships with African institutions and power developers.

Sector Experience

  • technology-media-telecoms Broadcasting
  • technology-media-telecoms Social Media
  • technology-media-telecoms Film Finance, Production, Licensing
  • banking-financial-services Credit Cards
  • technology-media-telecoms Telecoms, ISP's
  • agriculture-farming

What's next?

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