Mike Andrews In 60 Seconds

Mike has 25 years of experience as a senior finance and commercial expert, well-practiced at leading finance strategy within SME (and divisions of large blue chip) organisations covering many different sectors.

Mike is open, honest and approachable and collaborates effectively with business owners and their teams and will go beyond the call of duty to achieve business goals.

Specialist Skills

Business Planning

Research and delivery of business plans in collaboration with Directors/Managers

Profit Improvement

Proven track record of impressive gross margin and net profit improvement.

Cash flow Improvement

Extensive experience of managing, controlling and improving cash-flow.

Budgeting & Forecasting

Delivery of well researched budgets and regular re-forecasts.

Exit Planning

Coaching business owners through the planning, preparation and exit process.

Track Record Highlights

  • Adept at identifying business opportunities and issues preventing or constraining progress and growth. Not afraid to confront difficult situations and awkward problems.
  • Consistent results in maximising profit and cash-flow optimisation. Led gross margin improvement project that increased gross margins by over 5% and doubled net profit over 3 years.
  • Raising business funding/finance through venture capital partners, banks and other sources of funding and developing trusting and progressive relationships with those organisations.
  • Extensive experience of management and optimisation of key business compliance issues – financing/bank/legal/contractual/tax/VAT/IT/HR/import & export logistics.
  • Advising business owners and shareholders on exit strategies, staff share ownership schemes, MBOs and other options.
  • Oversee production of accurate, thorough and relevant business reporting and information including analyses, conclusions and recommendations.
  • Extensive experience and understanding of international business and finance and export led growth as well as establishing and managing overseas subsidiaries.

Sector Experience

  • legal
  • manufacturing-transport-logistics
  • construction
  • services
  • technology-media-telecoms
  • engineering
  • 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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