Having started working life in the Entertainment industry with companies such as Nintendo UK and Sega Europe, I then started my own business from a start-up and grew this to a £30M T/O business employing 120 staff. Over an 8 year period I undertook an MBO, reverse takeover of a much larger business and an exit.
Commercial and entrepreneurial CFO with 20+ years’ experience across several industries. I enjoy developing and coaching finance teams and interacting with finance and non-financial teams at all levels. I facilitate strategic and operational planning, and driving transformative change to enhance decision-making, optimise cashflow, secure funding, elevate margins, and stimulate growth or exit.
I am a commercial and strategic CFO with broad experience in fast paced high growth companies in both the SME sector and larger organisations. I provide key strategic and financial management and leadership across the company to ensure business objectives are met. Experience in M&A and the integration of acquired companies. Led change management projects, ERP and Sarbanes Oxley implementations.
I am an effective commercial Finance Director/CFO with a high level of business acumen and a track record of driving profitability by managing costs and maximising revenue opportunities. Experienced in running businesses in adversity and growth, and building finance capabilities from the ground up. Media specialist having worked in Publishing, Digital, Ad Tech, Marketing Services and Distribution, as well as Technology and Financial Services. I will help you better understand your business, improve profitability and develop a coherent financial strategy for growth.
|Experienced and commercially focussed CFO operating at board and executive committee level. I have over 25 years multinational corporation experience spanning Europe, Middle East Africa & Turkey, Asia Pacific and North America. Highly regarded for leadership and partnering with management teams for rapid growth and further financial and other high level strategic corporate objectives.
I am an entrepreneurial FD based in West London and Derbyshire with a passion for helping SMEs develop and grow by bringing my experiences in large corporate businesses and strategy consultancy. My first-hand experiences as consultant, FD and CEO allows me to bring a unique perspective in supporting my clients.
I am an entrepreneurial, commercial chartered accountant with over 25 years board level experience in the property sector. I have a proven track record of starting and growing businesses and adding value through deal negotiation, cost minimisation and developing improved business processes.
Permanently resident on planet cash, I’m a finance leader who helps organisations in any sector to achieve business success as they define it. An IfT accredited Transformation practitioner, my SAS approach to change:
Simplifies: Eliminate waste by designing uncluttered business processes.
Automates: Use technology for collaboration or automation.
Standardises: Embed change that sticks.