Included below are a sample of testimonials from some of our clients:

Steven HillManaging Director of Light Source Design Limited

“My endorsement for Paul Spires does not focus on his professional proficiency as a Financial Executive. That is clearly obvious. Paul brings extremely extraordinary leadership qualities that translates to all levels of my business. His temperament is consistently optimistic and progressive, and I am extremely gratified to have him as part of my inner circle.”

Andrew BorkowskiCEO at Fullbrook Thorpe Investments LLP (Private Equity Funder of Bionical Limited)

“Paul is an extremely talented financial adviser. He has wide experience of all those matters that touch growing businesses and also a deep understanding of the commercial issues that need to be considered. But most importantly Paul is a fun guy to work with.”

Dermot RyanSenior Managing Director, Zandera Limied (t/a E-Lites)

“Paul is an exceptional individual and business colleague, he is highly insightful, intuitive and detailed. I worked with Paul for a number of years growing a business together and getting it in shape for acquisition. I would highly recommend Paul and he is, beyond doubt, the best FD I have ever worked with.”

Garry RutterOwner, Ormerod Rutter Chartered Accountants

“I worked closely with Paul when he was FD of 'E-Lites', a client of my Practice. Paul is an inspirational character with exceptional knowledge in his field and with a hard-working, practical approach.
He achieves results whilst drawing the best out of his colleagues. I have no hesitation in recommending Paul and would be delighted to be able to work with him again.”

Dave McGirrSales Director, Zandera Limited (t/a E-Lites)

“I worked with Paul to help an entrepreneurial start-up Company grow into a UK brand leader culminating in the sale to a multi-national Company. His extensive experience in Corporate Finance coupled with a strategic approach and commercial attitude contributed to maximising the value of the sale and the successful integration into the new Company. I would have no hesitation in recommending Paul for similar projects and look forward to working with him again should the opportunity arise.”

Richard SandersPartner, Alantra Corporate Finance (previously Catalyst Corporate Finance)

“Having worked with Paul for many years he has become our go to resource when we need experienced support in preparation for any significant or complex transaction and he has always delivered a great outcome for our mutual clients”

Mike YiannisManaging Director at Odyssey Corporate Finance

“Paul provided business development coaching to all our team here at Odyssey and it was exceptional with immediate results! He gave a structured and comprehensive course with many useful tools, case studies and applications, allowing our team to really develop their BD activities. Our business is benefitting from this already and we would not hesitate in recommending Paul to anyone (other than our competitors!).”

Damian ShirleyAssociate Partner at EY

“I have known Paul for many years and he has become my most trusted confidant and adviser in relation to a variety of business related issues, whether in relation to external business development or internal people management within my business. Paul's background, qualifications and skill set are unique in the market place in my opinion. Link these attributes with his dynamic, infectious enthusiasm, and it is clear why his business model is such a great success.”

Inder JainManaging Director of Slick Stitch Embroidery Company Limited

“Paul stepped into lead our finance department and has transformed everything. He has restructured and motivated the team so we now get regular on time detailed information allowing us to run the business properly. Highly recommend him for anyone looking for a top drawer FD!”

Gareth BrannanManaging Director of Rascal Post Limited

“Paul has transformed our approach to accounting and financial management. He has added value, efficiency, accuracy, and insight. By quickly transitioning our group financial reporting from cash accounting to an accrual basis, Paul was able to provide us with an analysis of workstream profitability. The processes, tools, and structure that he has implemented are fundamental to our organisational growth and have set a precedence for the standard of our ongoing financial management. Thanks to Paul we are now able to make informed decisions based on integral financial data and are equipped with all we need to grow and expand with confidence. He brings him a wealth of knowledge, experience, and an ability to make finance exciting. He is an invaluable asset to any organisation, both professionally and personally.”

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