vfdnet London & Bucks Hub

There is no substitute for experience. All our virtual finance directors are qualified accountants and have bought or sold companies and raised funds for businesses. They all understand the needs of the business owner.

Virtual Finance Director & Virtual Financial Controllers

A part-time Finance Director or Virtual Finance Director provides you with years of sharp-end financial and management experience, at a fraction of the cost of employing a full-time person. 

All our Virtual Finance Directors are Qualified Accountants and have:

  • Minimum 5 years FD experience (most have 10 – 20 years)
  • Fundraising experience
  • Deal experience – Buying or Selling businesses

Our Virtual Finance Directors have had many years of commercial experience in business working alongside MDs, chief executives and Chairmen.

Our Virtual Financial Controllers have strong experience of automating monthly accounts, systems selection and implementation.

vfdnet London & Bucks Hub Associates

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London & Bucks Associates

Carl T. ACA – Hub Leader
Virtual Finance Director

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Carl is a Chartered Accountant with 25 years of commercial experience. As a seasoned leader within Operations, he has seen business from all angles. His Finance skills provide a barometer and a backbone to decision making.  Carl’s clients value his broad practical business experience which includes: recruiting and growing teams; property transactions; assessing, as well as preparing, businesses for sale; and raising mortgages, bank loans and asset finance. He can handle banking and audit relationships. He develops KPIs which make sense of the business. Carl has a Masters in Coaching and Mentoring.

Carl has set up an overseas manufacturing subsidiary from scratch, and is also a skilled linguist, fluent in Spanish and French, with a working knowledge of German.

Since February 2021 Carl has been the leader of the vfdnet London & Bucks hub.

Matteo T. FCCA

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Matteo is an accomplished Finance Director, Board Director, and Entrepreneur, with a 28-year journey across clean technologies, water, infrastructures, medical technology/SaaS, telecom, retail banking, recruitment and renewable energy sectors. His expansive portfolio spans PLCs, SMEs, and startups, marked by expertise in M&A, capital raising, and crisis management. With fluency in French, Italian, and Spanish, Matteo’s global outlook enriches his strategic acumen.

Matteo’s pivotal strengths revolve around creating vertical supply chain solutions and implementing intellectual
property strategies, further amplified by royalty models. His strategic prowess empowers businesses to surge past competitors, elevating margins, expanding market share.

Matteo has strong experience of successful capital raising, for both for small and large businesses, from sources of Equity and Debt, having raised over £240m, raising amounts between £5m to £200m, including £5m of private venture debt.

As CEO and founder, Matteo steered a valuation leap from £10m to £140m in the Biotech/Circular Economy sector, showcasing his visionary leadership. His expertise extended to exhibiting strong Boardroom and Influencing Skills, enabling collaboration and effective decision-making.

Additionally, Matteo has directed the seamless implementation of SAP, Microsoft, and Oracle ERP systems, ushering in operational efficiency and excellence.