Dion Luyk In 60 Seconds

I am a versatile, energetic and results-driven FD/CFO and Coach with over 20 years of experience leading finance and operations in high growth and rapidly changing environments. I excel in building first-class teams, systems, and cross-functional linkages to support businesses and allow owners/entrepreneurs to focus on what’s important and realise their ambitious visions.

Specialist Skills

Strategic Thinker

Executive Coaching

Cash flow Improvement

Budgeting & Forecasting

Management Information

Track Record Highlights

  • Led implementation of production and finance systems of clothing manufacturer and wholesaler, whilst re-engineering costing systems and controls, leading to average gross margins rising from 14.5% to 22%.
  • Led the acquisition of a competitor, including all due diligence work, and managed profitable integration into the business.
  • Restructured financial, HR & operations of a manufacturer and wholesaler of footwear, facilitating growth of 90% in one year to £19m and resulting in a successful trade sale of the business.
  • Designed and implemented currency hedging strategies for a number of businesses.
  • Established mainland European subsidiaries and branch offices of rapidly growing Taiwanese networking and comms manufacturer, including France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, and Denmark.

Sector Experience

  • manufacturing-transport-logistics High Street Fashion
  • retail-consumer-products Luxury Fashion Brand
  • technology-media-telecoms Software
  • technology-media-telecoms Comms Hardware

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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