Bio: Managing Director with over 20 years’ experience after qualifying as an Insolvency Practitioner in 1995. I am also a qualified Accountant and Barrister.
Hobbies: Following my beloved Manchester United.
Who would you like to meet: How long have you got?
Favourite Holiday Destination: Andorra or Cyprus.
Bio: Director of Business Recovery and head of operations in the South East of England, for over 20 years I have been advising professionals and their clients in all areas of Insolvency & Restructuring, Creditor Recovery, Funding Solutions and Exit strategies.
Hobbies: A keen follower of all sports and particularly enjoy watching rugby team Harlequins but you will mainly see me on golf courses all over the UK.
Favourite Movie character: Who wouldn’t want to be James Bond?
Who would you like to meet: Martin Johnson (Rugby World cup winning Captain).
Bio: Passed the Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency in 2000, passed the Joint Board exams in 2006. Took up my insolvency licence in 2007, initially, as a non-appointment taking licence, and subsequently, converted to an appointment taking licence in 2012. Over 20 years’ experience in insolvency in the private sector together with 3 years working for the Official Receiver. Prior to entering the world of insolvency, I spent nearly 10 years working for the Land Registry.
Hobbies: Keeping fit, pets, F1, handbags and travel.
Favourite holiday destination: Far East cruise or South Africa.
Bio: Started in insolvency in 2005, predominantly in personal insolvency. Joined Beesley in 2012. Passed CPI in 2014, passed JIEB in 2015. Obtained a non appointment taking licence in October 2016, became Joint appointment taker in January 2018.
Hobbies: Family, football, a nice wine, walking the dog.
Favourite Movie character: Buzz Lightyear.
Favourite holiday destination: Turkey.
Bio: I started my working life working for a large American insurance brokerage in Manchester & worked in insurance for over 20 years. Latterly working in business finance & then insolvency.
My role is to aid the development of the business & ensuring strong relationships with our network of business professionals.
Hobbies: Lover of most sports, particularly watching the once glorious Manchester United.
Favourite Movie character: Neo from the Matrix – when you just don’t realise your power!
Who would you like to meet: Stephen Fry, supreme wit & intelligence.
Favourite holiday destination: Ireland for the people or Cyprus for the weather.
Bio: 9 years corporate insolvency experience. Certificate of proficiency in insolvency (CPI). Prior to joining Beesley Corporate Solutions, I worked for restructuring teams in Manchester and have advised both owner managed businesses and medium sized corporations on insolvency procedures that include, CVL, MVL and ADM. Experience and understanding of when a business is under duress, giving sound advice to stakeholders, directors, employees and creditors before, during and after various insolvency procedures.
Hobbies: Golf, football and spending time with the family.
Favourite Movie character: John McClane from Die Hard.
Who would you like to meet: Marlon Brando.
Favourite holiday destination: Thailand.
Bio: I started off in law and decided that wasn’t for me so moved abroad to teach English. Upon my return I gained employment in the Insolvency Service and after a couple of years I moved over to private practice doing mostly contentious insolvency work for the last 10+ years. In 2013 I passed the JIEB and obtained a non-appointment taking insolvency licence the following year.
Hobbies: Strategy games, reading/watching sci-fi, tech stuff in general and arts/crafts with my little girl.
Favourite Movie character: James Tiberius Kirk
Who would you like to meet: David Bowie (never got the chance)
Favourite holiday destination: No place in particular, just not too hot.
Bio: Worked in corporate insolvency for the last 20 years, passing JIEB exams in 2007. Experience in all sizes of businesses from small sole director / shareholder companies to large plc’s across a range of sectors.
Hobbies: Father of two young children so spare time is a luxury. Keen Motorsports enthusiast. Volunteer for disabled driving experiences charity.
Favourite Movie character: Mr Incredible. Much like myself a family man with an incredible family.
Who would you like to meet: Muhammad Ali – “Don’t count the days; make the days count”.
Favourite holiday destination: Kenya, where I married my beautiful wife.
Bio: I have worked in Insolvency for 12 years most of which has been in Personal Insolvency. I have a BA Hons Law Degree from Staffordshire University.
Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my family, reading books and doing Zumba.
Favourite Movie character: Olaf – When life gets tough, he likes to hold on to his dream.
Who would you like to meet: Jane Austin, I love her books and would love to know what it was like for her back then and how she got her inspiration for her novels.
Favourite holiday destination: Jamaica.
Bio: After a number of diverse jobs I started working at MBNA, then spent 6 years at several car finance companies chasing up late payments, then dealing with insurance claims and insolvent customers. From there I worked at the Insolvency Service for 2 years as an Insolvency Examiner before moving on to 7 years at various IVA providers.
Hobbies: Reading, walking and running.
Favourite Movie Character: William Foster, Michael Douglas’ character in Falling Down.
Favourite Destination: Dolomite mountains in northern Italy – stunning scenery, great walks and fantastic food.
Bio: I have over 20 years accounting experience across a number of industries including retail, manufacturing and financial services. I am AAT qualified.
Hobbies: I enjoy DIY & having days out with the family.
Favourite Movie character: The only movie I’ve watched in the last 10 years is Frozen!
Favourite holiday destination: Majorca.
Bio: From the late 60’s to mid-80’s I worked for the Sunday People as secretary to Northern News Editor and Deputy Editor. I spent 20 years working in the private housing sector before joining Beesley nearly 10 years ago
Hobbies: Reading and gardening.
Favourite Movie character: Dolly Parton.
Who would you like to meet: How long have you got?
Favourite holiday destination: The Alhambra, Granada, Spain.