Mark Lockley In 60 Seconds

A versatile and highly accomplished senior finance professional with over 25 years Board level experience in a range of SME’s, private equity and as a business owner. Astute and commercially aware with the drive and professional expertise to achieve strategic and operational objectives. I am passionate about helping entrepreneurs grow and develop their business to achieve the future they want.

Specialist Skills

Strategic Thinker

Spent the last 25 years running or helping others run their high growth businesses.

M&A Specialist

Led a significant number of acquisitions, business integrations, sales and exits.

Business Planning

Relevant & focused strategic plans, budgets & forecasts for growth & visibility.

Raising Funds

Wide ranging experience in asset based lending, debt and private equity markets.

Profit Improvement

Strategic and operational plans to reduce costs and optimise revenue.

Track Record Highlights

  • Led the merger of five manufacturing businesses creating a group that grew substantially, £18m to £70m, undertook secondary buy-out and managed successful VC exit.
  • Fund raising and built all of the business functions, including finance, for one of the UK's fastest growing start-up enterprises, zero to £35m in two years.
  • Established the finance function from scratch in a PE backed environment with a requirement to maintain the highest possible professional standards.
  • As CEO, acquired and merged three totally independent businesses and created a common business culture and operating platform, improving the bottom line from loss making to a healthy profit.
  • Led on the consolidation of manufacturing operations in a challenging market sector from three sites to one, improving annual cash flow by over £1m.

Sector Experience

  • manufacturing-transport-logistics
  • engineering
  • services

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