Zara Bickerstaffe

Zara Bickerstaffe

I have worked in retail and lead teams for over 19 years and worked up to regional manager being my last role. I am experienced in recruitment, planning and developing my team to achieve and maintain not only excellent sales but to deliver stand out client satisfaction. My passion lies with helping my clients achieve the dream.

Alexander Wilkinson

Alexander Wilkinson

I am a commercial CFO having worked with SMEs across UK, Europe the US and China. I focus on getting the basics right through excellent information, forecasts, business intelligence to strategic planning. This allows aligning of financial strategy so cash is used aggressively to drive growth. I have successfully completed multiple fund raisings with PE, VC and high net worth investors.

Andrew Heys

Andrew Heys

I’m a CIMA qualified commercial finance director with over 20 years’ senior management service across SME environments to PLCs within manufacturing and service sectors. My skill set is broad and deep and whilst able to manage the day to day of transactional finance I am equally adept at longer term strategic planning. In addition I have managed commercial, HR & IT functions.

Craig Lancum

Craig Lancum

I am a CIMA qualified Finance Director with a talent for objectively reviewing organisations and their marketplaces to maximise available opportunities, establishing and strengthening service offerings to match clients’ needs and facilitate organic growth. I have a proven track record of leading and supporting change management programmes from planning stages through to full implementation, helping business leaders to address immediate and future challenges, exploit market opportunities, target higher margins and develop a more sustainable business.

Jerry Stimpson

Jerry Stimpson

I am an entrepreneurial chartered accountant who thrives on driving transformational change in operations, people and processes to deliver results. I love innovation and embracing commercial opportunities that bring new products to market. I am proud to have built culturally diverse teams across international groups, helping many individuals step into their full potential.

John Vandermeer

John Vandermeer

A practical Australian Chartered Accountant with over 25 years involvement in successful family run businesses. I have over 15 years CFO experience with Booths, a multi site and vertically integrated niche food retailer. More recently I was CFO of a family owned legal firm and led the sale process to private equity.

Justine Dowds

Justine Dowds

A commercial Chartered Accountant with 25 years of senior finance leadership experience for PLC’s and high growth SME’s. A strategic thinker with the vision and creativity to support entrepreneurs looking to drive growth. I use technology to design systems that deliver accessible, accurate and timely information, ensuring business decisions are based on solid financial insights.

Neil Greenhalgh

Neil Greenhalgh

I am an entrepreneurial CFO with an exceptional record in acquiring, integrating, and growing consumer businesses internationally. In a 20 year career at JD Sports I was at the heart of the transformation which took JD from a small cap business with £430m of revenues across 2 countries to a FTSE100 global retail giant with £10bn of revenues across 38 countries.