Laura Redman-Thomas In 60 Seconds

Experienced CFO and business partner to CEOs, developing cohesive plans, driving growth and efficiency to achieve strategic goals.
Breadth of multi-discipline experience in blue chip international and early-stage entrepreneurial SMEs within a range of sectors, as CFO, Managing Director and Commercial Director, during periods of change, M&A activity, and profit improvement programmes.

Specialist Skills

M&A Specialist

Acquisition of target companies from due diligence to integration

Banking Relationship

Develop trust and build rapport/loans and working capital facilities

Business Planning

Operational short term, gap analysis and strategic planning

Cash flow Improvement

Working capital management and discretionary costs control

Compliance

Fit for purpose governance and controls, including ESG

Track Record Highlights

  • CFO for PLC and PE backed businesses including rapid international growth, profit improvement and cash management.
  • Completed ERP and accounting system implementations in various businesses, across different sectors and size.
  • Completed 2 Acquisitions and reviewed many target companies to fast track strategic growth.
  • Doubled profits and increased cash performance through realignment of cost base (site closures and divestments).
  • Transformation of finance team, utilising skills as an executive coach and mentor, transforming finance teams to support agile businesses and aide decisions through critical analysis.
  • Successful fundraise and convertible loan note to support growth.
  • Preparation for exit plans.

Sector Experience

  • manufacturing-transport-logistics
  • engineering
  • technology-media-telecoms
  • government-defence

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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