Experienced Entrepreneur with a successful track record of starting companies and developing them through to exit.
Lee has successfully owned & managed 7 figure businesses covering both b2b and b2c sectors. He has successfully started and exited a distribution company in the East Midlands and oversaw the growth and exit in an environmental consultancy firm with a blue-chip client base.
He’s a straight-talking fun guy who loves business and creating opportunities for growth through acquisition.
Experienced manager, highly organised with a background of running operations and implementing business systems across both b2b & b2c sectors.
Julia has successfully managed the office functions of various SME businesses in multiple sectors. She’s a natural at improving efficiency and managing multiple project simultaneously.
Julia is also straight talking, organised and loves things running smoothly.
Lee & Julia are, in turn, supported by a strong team of Non-Executive advisors who are very experienced in the processes of acquiring Owner Managed Businesses. They support the Board with advice on matters such as relations with vendors, deal structuring, finance and legal to enable and support fast, efficient and effective deal making.
Guy’s personal experience of acquiring Owner Managed Businesses is extensive, having worked on over 150 deals and acquiring revenues of his own business portfolio of over £20m in the process.
He also advises and consults on both acquisitions and business sales for other entrepreneurs and has experience of a very wide range of business sectors and deal structures including hedge funds, venture capital, private equity and commercial debt and finance.
In addition to growth by acquisition, Guy has also built three separate businesses from scratch to over 7 figures in sales so he understands in detail the challenges and effort that owner managers put into their businesses.
GUY BARTLETT TD FIDM
Terry is a human behaviour specialist, performance coach and motivational speaker, and has devoted more than a decade of his life to the study of extraordinary thinking.
He has made it his mission to help ordinary people achieve extraordinary results in their lives, by working with them to transform the way they think so that they can transform their results.
In Terry’s work within the corporate world – with business owners, entrepreneurs and in professional sports performance – he challenges and provokes each client’s way of thinking, with a specific focus on helping them to shape their future and live their lives on purpose. This has led to clients dubbing him “the Mindshaper”.