Derek Bond In 60 Seconds

A commercially astute Chartered Accountant, with an extensive range of financial and operational senior management experience across a variety of business sectors. A successful track record of leading business strategy and growth, raising equity, debt and grant funding, and deal completion.

Specialist Skills

Business Planning

Worked with wide range of businesses creating business strategy & detailed plans.

Profit Improvement

Turned around loss making businesses.

Exit Planning

Worked with business owners on exit strategies and led successful company sales.

Raising Funds

Raised millions of pounds in equity, debt and grant funding.

Corporate Finance

Successful track record of deal completion.

Track Record Highlights

  • Brokered deal for US buyer to acquire Dundee United FC and was appointed as FD of the football club.
  • Founded and set-up the only equity/reward crowdfunding company in Scotland.
  • Worked with a large number of start-up and early stage businesses, helping the business owners to develop business growth strategy, become investor ready and raise equity, debt and grant funding.
  • As FD of a large motor dealer group, managed the sale of the company, leading the business owner through the deal negotiation and sale process.
  • As General Manager of a large Ford main dealership, turned a loss making business into one of the most profitable dealerships in the group.

Sector Experience

  • sport-recreation, Professional Football Clubs
  • retail-consumer-products, Motor Trade
  • banking-financial-services, Private Equity & Crowdfunding
  • healthcare, Dental Practices, Care Homes & Pharmacies
  • mining-resources-energy, Micro-renewable energy
  • retail-consumer-products, Food & Drink, Technology Products

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