Tom Johnstone In 60 Seconds

Experienced CFO/Finance Director with a broad range of skills across finance and the wider business. My passion is working with business leaders to work out where their business is, where it wants to get to then developing and executing plans to get there. I have also spent c18 months as MD of a complex multi site business so have a real appreciation of the issues that come with running a business.

Specialist Skills

Profit Improvement

2 major profit improvements lead.

Strategic Thinker

Repositioning of business to sustained profit growth.


Key member of leadership team and board of director for various entities.

M&A Specialist

5 significant acquisitions initiated, completed and integrated.

People Manager

Developed a strong finance team and grew new recruits through to senior manager.

Track Record Highlights

  • Two major business turnarounds taking significant loss makers back to a sustainable profit.
  • Strategic repositioning of a static UK centric business to a growing business with significant operations overseas.
  • Lead the team that identified, acquired and integrated 5 acquisitions over a 5 year period that resulted in 50% more profit being generated from a relatively modest investment.
  • Lead and developed a strong finance function with development plans in place to grow graduates through to senior managers.
  • Recent experience in working with the community amongst which is the inception, build and operation of a solar farm.

Sector Experience

  • manufacturing-transport-logistics, Primarily Rail, Automotive and Leisure
  • construction, Building material distribution
  • not-for-profit, Community and charity sectors

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