Services

A Finance Director and/or business advisor for your company

Part-time or just sometimes

ADVICE

Grow your business

Solve a problem

Realise an opportunity

SUPPORT

Part of your team

As much or as little time

as you need

 PLANNING

Management information

Budgets

Business Plans

Financial and commercial advice and support whenever you need it

If you need some help or you just want to discuss a business issue in more detail, please call or email.

There is no charge for an initial meeting.

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About

Laxton Business Consulting has been providing independent support and advice to growing businesses since 2009

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Laxton Business Consulting is owned and run by Kevin Laxton,

a chartered accountant and former Chief Financial Officer

with 30 years experience in industry and accounting practice.

Kevin started his accounting career with Coopers and Lybrand (now PwC)

then moved into industry with Rothmans International as a divisional

Financial Controller.

 

Immediately prior to setting up Laxton Business Consulting, Kevin was

divisional CFO of Rail Gourmet Group, the international rail catering division

of Compass Group plc.

Examples

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Finance Director

Part time FD for international event management company

Financial accounts for UK parent and US subsidiary companies

Quarterly management accounts Project accounting

Client contract negotiations

Managing Director

MD of Thames Valley accounting practice  with 20 staff

Implementation of new roles and responsibilities for senior team

New billing approach

Revamp of client management database

Systems Development

Finance systems consultant for FTSE 100 coal mining subsidiary in Mozambique

Monthly accounts and cash flow reporting to group

Asset management

Liaison with operations

Management Information

Monthly support for the finance team of an international wholesaler of cleaning products

Management accounts & budget

Quarterly financial reviews

Year end accounting adjustments

Stock system implementation

Exec/ 
Non-exec DirectorshiP

Director of a wine importer and distributor for a New Zealand wine producer

Set up UK company, business bank accounts, alcohol wholesaler registration, 3rd party warehousing, insurance