Diane Leacock In 60 Seconds

A forward-looking FD/CFO, with experience of organisations ranging from multinationals to fast growing SMEs, who is passionate about helping businesses to achieve their goals. I have an energetic, collaborative approach which enables businesses to thrive within a sound financial, compliant framework.

Specialist Skills

Strategic Thinker

Developing (and implementing) strategic plans which position businesses for the future.

Management Information

Implementing tailored reporting, enabling management to make informed decisions.

Profit Improvement

Review of processes, procedures and contracts to identify opportunities.

Business Planning

Producing high level and detailed budgets and rolling forecasts.

Cash Flow Improvement

Identifying key areas to improve cash flow.

Track Record Highlights

  • Managed cost optimisation to deliver real improvements in efficiency and profitability.
  • Developed new KPIs for management reporting enabling management to focus on areas requiring improvement, leading to double digit growth in profitability.
  • Reduced debtor days and controlled cash outflows within an environment of limited funds.
  • Built strong relationships with key stakeholders, including banks, auditors, and brokers.
  • Positioned the Finance team to be an effective business partner adding value to all areas of the organisation.
  • ACCA qualified with an MBA from Henley Business School.

Sector Experience

  • Information Services & Publishing
  • Financial Services
  • Professional Services (legal)

What's next?

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