John joined the team in 2015, bringing with him a wealth of commercial experience having spent six years in the Corporate Recovery and Restructuring teams of Begbies Traynor where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
John has experience across a variety of transactions including company sales, corporate M&A, distressed and accelerated sales and debt advisory. He also has extensive financial modelling skills, supporting clients in preparing forecasts and formulating strategy.
John most enjoys working closely alongside business owners and management teams of interesting and exciting businesses to help them realise their business aims – “It’s great to see the clients I work with achieve their objectives, whether that’s turning the years of hard work into value or delivering funding solutions to help grow the business – the visible difference we make to our clients lives and businesses is what makes the work so rewarding”
John has most recently worked with clients across the technology, building products, energy and vehicle and fleet sectors.
More about John
John lives in Leeds and is a keen sportsman turning his hand to football, golf, cycling and running in his bid to keep the Sentio trophy cabinet well stocked. John also maintains his passion for football by both playing on a weekly basis and following his hometown team, Preston North End.
Between juggling work life and his many sporting interests, John dedicates much of his spare time supporting local charity, both as a volunteer and funding committee member.