Paul Vennard

Paul Vennard

I am a qualified accountant with a real passion for business, how they operate and how to make them more successful. In my career, I have operated at board level as FD and MD for numerous businesses helping them to restructure, refinance, grow and ultimately sell. I have owned, grown and sold my own business and helped others to achieve the same.

Amanda Brown

Amanda Brown

An energetic, dynamic, and approachable FD with over 25 years of board experience including MD & Strategic director roles. I have a good commercial understanding and a broad range of industry experience to support entrepreneurial owned businesses in achieve their objectives.

I have a collaborative & supportive approach that builds trust, team development, structure, and engagement, which enables the business to implement key strategic initiatives with least resistance & optimal performance.

I have international experience, PE backed, fundraising, acquisitions, and disposals. I also have exposure in all aspects of business maturity from start up, fast growing to mature businesses and a good understanding of their differing dynamics and business requirements.

Gerard Keenan

Gerard Keenan

I am an Accomplished qualified Private Equity Backed CFO with 29 years of experience across a variety of sectors. I have a proven track record of identifying and supporting profitable growth opportunities while ensuring very careful risk management. I have strong stakeholder management at board level experience and leadership skills, with expertise in influencing and negotiating.

James Firebrace

James Firebrace

I am an experienced, dynamic, commercial and strategic thinking finance leader with an exceptional track record of delivering high growth, extracting data to focus performance and working with leadership teams. I have successfully managed multiple Private Equity deals, achieved 15+ end-to-end acquisitions, raised finance from multiple sources, and built high-functioning finance departments.

Jim Laslett

Jim Laslett

I am a commercially minded CIMA qualified accountant. I have acquired a broad range of FD/CFO experience in various business sectors, from manufacturing to retail companies, both large and small. Having worked in entrepreneurial owner managed businesses for some years, I am fully aware of the challenges that face growing businesses and how to help overcome them.

Jo Boraston

Jo Boraston

I am a Graduate ACA with over 25 years’ industry experience & nearly 20 years at Board level. I have extensive experience of VC-backed business & is strong in the management of working capital & cash during intensely different periods of trade. I pride myself on producing informative & relevant management reporting to financial & non-financial stakeholders. Experience of MBO, acquisition & sale processes.

Jon Marsh

Jon Marsh

Resourceful CFO adept at helping SMEs achieve their strategic goals. I have held a number of senior finance roles in both multi-nationals and SMEs and particularly relish the challenge of leading change that drives business growth and maximises profit. I enjoy coaching others and I am highly effective at building capable teams.

Michael Lethaby

Michael Lethaby

I am a CFO with demonstrable achievements in listed, private, and venture capital backed companies. My sector experience includes house-building, property development/management, construction (new and refurbishment), hotels, and care. Further experience as Non-Executive Director and Subsidiary Company Managing Director.