Married with 2 children in Southport.
I am a retired martial artist (Aikido) who now enjoys hiking and walking wherever there are mountains, lakes and scenery worldwide.
After being in Sales and Business Development in financial services for the last 12 years working my way up to Key Account and Director roles my desire and passion has always been the same: Always add value to clients/people.
I am a business leader with significant financial strength who thrives in delivering results through transformational change. I have experience in multiple sectors and of public and private boards, corporate governance, executive leadership, strategic planning and have been a leader of corporate & internal change including IPO, new business startup, corporate acquisitions & business turnaround.
I am a results driven, focused and highly competent Finance Director. I have 25 years experience across multiple sectors in business ranging from owner managed SME’s to a top 10 global turnover group. I have built many successful teams one of which won the North West small finance team of the year in 2018. I won the 2021 North West Finance Director of the Year award for large businesses.
I am an accomplished commercially focussed CFO with strong project and change management skills. Extensive experience of statutory accounting & regulatory reporting, operational reporting and treasury management. Finance framework implementations (including SoX). Committed to quality, and a discipline of optimising performance. My passion is to support leaders to achieve their goals at pace.
I am an award winning Finance Director/CFO with extensive board level experience in fast growth SME’s. I am a collaborative strategist with a proven track-record of delivering investor returns, through long-term business improvements driven by insightful financial reporting and quality systems. Both commercially and compliance focussed, with great team leadership skills.
I am an experienced FD/CFO bringing 20 years’ experience across a number of business sectors. I bring strong leadership skills, alongside my passionate and energetic approach which guides senior teams to become stronger, allow SMEs to unlock their true potential, help build solid foundations and allow business owners to become visionaries to achieve their long-term strategic objectives.
A Chartered Accountant with a wealth of experience across multiple sectors. I specialise in helping entrepreneurs identify and achieve their strategic goals including growth, succession planning and exit. I’ve also developed excellent banking relationships which have helped bring in the required funding to fuel these goals. I became a portfolio FD three years ago and have never looked back.
I am an energetic and personable senior financial professional with diverse operational and commercial experience gained over 25+ years in senior positions within growing SME businesses. I seek to understand business drivers and apply sound financial rationale to facilitate change and deliver results. I work collaboratively and build rapport, passionate about success.