Commercial finance leader, with strong focus on growth and operational delivery. Worked in a variety of sectors, including travel, legal property services, recruitment, energy, insurance, business services, retail and distribution. Managed business through significant growth period. Worked in both private and plc environments. Extensive experience at selling businesses, both to and for Private Equity, VC.
Worked on two online travel start-ups. Have executed a number of business consolidations/relocations and acquisitions.
Developed robust KPI metrics across multi-site organisations internationally, across Europe and the UK.
Established Shared Services function for Finance, IT and HR for a UK group.
Rolled out single accounting system across multiple sites. Managed CAA (ATOL) and FCA, CSOX compliance requirements.