Boardroom Advisor



Big Business Experience

Dawnus Ltd

Pure Wafer PLC

Small Business Experience

Stradform Ltd

Coln Residential


Chartered Accountant (ICAEW) with an impressive track record after qualifying at Touche Ross (now Deloitte) and working with client’s to evaluate and improve their systems and plan business expansion, moved into TR Management Consulting and then onto a long  career as Group Financial Director of several PLC’s before moving into a portfolio career supporting a wide range of SME’s.

Director of the parent company delivering the upgrade and subsequent operation of the Heads of the Valleys A465 road. Remit is to make sure it is delivered within the £580M budget and handed to the operating company on time by overseeing the funding and delivery over the next four years.

Part Time FD of rapidly growing waterproofing company that is on a fast growth curve with 40% p.a. growth figures looking to grow to £12M inside 3 years.

Part Time FD of a fast-growing housebuilder. Led significant management change to support growth from £6 to £20M turnover and profitability. Key role in delivering the funding needed to allow the step change in the site development process that has driven the growth in the business.

Part Time FD for a very successful building products innovator experiencing significant growth to £15M. Built a functioning accounts team, dealt with issues associated with the expansion and the roll out of a new US subsidiary.

Chairman of a garden center. Guide the business through development of the site and bring an increased focus on the commercial direction. Focus on profitability and expansion to maximize the value derived from the site.


  • BSc (Hons) Chemical Engineering
  • Chartered Accountant ICAEW – Fellow

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Business Systems and processes
  • Business planning
  • Dealing with the issues associated with growth
  • Funding Solutions
  • Management Change and business development
  • Acquisition and Disposal of businesses


Fellow of ICAEW – Qualified 1988

Delivered a very successful IPO

Have recovered businesses and debt for a number of Banks

Have been FD of public businesses and also grown up to £250M turnover businesses

Helped develop a number of fast-growing SMEs