Bachelor of Science from the University of Bath, UK
Chartered Accountant, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland
Led the corporate and debt restructuring for a distressed Thailand based Tier 1 Automotive supplier, including business planning, stakeholder communication and negotiations, and turnaround support
Supported purchaser of a distressed UK steel asset, leading the pre day 1 planning and post day 1 separation of the finance function, with a focus on cash flow and treasury management
Supported the European arm of a leading Asia Pacific professional services firm with a cash flow review, funding analysis and negotiation with lenders and shareholders
Delivered a working capital reduction programme at a leading international law firm delivering a release of cash equating to 5% of turnover in under nine months, reducing net debt by 20% as a result.
Led a working capital optimisation review of a leading UK automotive dealership, identifying cash levers specific to the industry and identifying cash release opportunities in excess of 1% of turnover.