I have been a chartered accountant for 40 years, spending 15 years working for professional practices, 15 years running my own practice and 10 years as a CFO to start ups and early stage businesses.
I have been an elected Borough Councillor for 25 years, on a Unitary Authority, with responsibility for finance for 15 years, setting up the Local Education Authority from start to finish within 11 months. Responsible for Highways for 4 years and responsible for resolving Adult Social care financial issues and 5 years as Chairman of an adult social care company.
I have worked with successful business owners, helping them with achieving their objections throughout the last +35 years.
Experienced, knowledgeable, personable, intelligent, hands on professional Chartered Accountant