Stephen is an experienced accountant with particular expertise in developing and introducing sound financial and administrative systems, whether in start-up companies, or those suffering from distressed or a dis-functional finance function. He is a hard working, commercially aware and resourceful manager, with a proven track record of working well under pressure and to tight deadlines.
Stephen’s career has involved working with a number of start-up companies where he has taken ownership of all Finance areas to working for Virtual Finance Directors in larger clients. He has a wide range of experience in other non Finance roles including HR, (including implementing a number of EIS systems), Fleet Management, Facilities Management and provision of appropriate company Insurance policies. He has developed a number of long-term client relationships, such that even when that client recruits full time staff to take over, he is often retained as a Consultant offering continuity and financial advice.