David Newton In 60 Seconds

I am an experienced FD/CFO who works with entrepreneurs and business owners and will want to understand your own life goals, to ensure that your business helps you to achieve them. Before joining the FD Centre in 2018, I had 27 years’ experience as an FD in businesses ranging from medium-sized owner-managed companies to divisions of large international groups across a variety of sectors.

Specialist Skills

Strategic Thinker

Working with business owners to better understand their commercial goals

Business Planning

Creating detailed business plans, forecasts and reporting to improve focus

Cash flow Improvement

Improving commercial controls for more efficient business processes

M&A Specialist

Valuations, sales and acquisitions at all stages

People Manager

Trained user of effective behavioural analysis tools for improved performance

Track Record Highlights

  • Working with owners and directors to generate strategic plans and implementation programmes
  • Have consistently identified, implemented and improved business controls
  • Built many complex business planning models for financial reporting and forecasting, using them to improve directors’ knowledge of a business and to acquire/improve sources of external finance
  • Analysed process flows to identify systems requirements then been involved in implementations
  • Carried out business valuations, sales and acquisitions, all stages
  • Consistently improved profitability and cash flow through process efficiencies
  • Qualified and experienced in the use of human behavioural analysis tools for improving motivation and performance at all levels of an organisation

Sector Experience

  • engineering Process, chemical & mechanical
  • services Process safety, laboratories, consulting, B2B industrial services, FX
  • manufacturing-transport-logistics Manufacturing, vehicle repair

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...

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