Specialist Support Team

We help our Technicians to help you!
We do this by providing them a range of specialist help and support.

What kind of resources do we use to help our administrators?

This is a sneak peek behind the scenes to give an idea of some of the help and support that we have available around the country for our Technicians. You won’t be surprised to know (especially because of Covid) we can give a lot of remote help and assistance.
So you now know that the people you rely on for fantastic advice and support also have a great backup team!

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Interim and part-time support directors.


Alan C
Region
Scotland
Specialisms
SEO | Digital Marketing | Marketing Automation | Demand Generation | PPC | Content | Social Media | Web Development
Experience Highlights
Marketing Director Marketing Campaign Manager Head of Marketing
Training and Qualifications
M.Sc Digital Marketing | B.Sc Business Technology | Hubspot Certified
Description
Customer-centric and results-driven digital marketing professional with experience in building globally competitive brands by designing and delivering transformational change to drive consumer excitement, incentivize purchase, grow sales revenue, and profitability to unprecedented levels.
About Me
Besides being obsessed with Marketing and IT, Alan is an adept songwriter boasting releases on record labels all over the world.

Angela A
Region
South West England
Specialisms
Business & Financial Strategy | Cash Management | Risk | Financial Control |Budgeting & Forecasting | Business Partnering | Corporate Governance
Experience Highlights
Tax roles -Touche Ross, Grant Thornton, Oracle (USA) Financial Controller - financial services Director of Resources & Co Sec–urban regeneration Portfolio CFO/FD roles in SMEs–tech & hospitality
Training and Qualifications
Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants; MBA at the OU with Merit; ATT with Distinction (membership now lapsed)
Description
A senior finance professional with over 10 years experience achieved in both practice and industry. Experienced in a breadth of financial areas, having held roles across the spectrum in commercial finance, reporting, technical finance and audit.
About Me
Angela enjoys being a critical friend to entrepreneurs and business professionals alike, and takes great pride in helping them reach their goals. In her spare time she enjoys all things culinary and is often in the kitchen. If not she can be found with her nose in a good book especially historical murder mysteries.

Anna L
Region
South East England
Specialisms
Commercial finance Cash flow management Financial strategy Financial reporting Interim FD Detailed analysis Cost saving Margin analysis
Experience Highlights
Company Director offering accountancy services to SMEs Financial controller within large blue chip company Broad range of finance experience across technical and commercial roles at a senior level
Training and Qualifications
Member of the ACA, practicing certificate. BA Hons- English literature Experienced in a variety of finance platforms including SAP, Xero, Cognos, Sage, QuickBooks, Kashflow Experienced in excel, word and PowerPoint
Description
Brian has over 20 years worth of financial and management accountancy experience in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, financial services, retail and logistics. He demonstrates excellent communication skills, combined with extensive presentation experience. Brian's well developed capacity enables him to build trusting relationships, motivate and encourage collaboration from staff, management and stakeholders. He is skilled in bringing learned experiences into new settings.
About Me
Loves working both independently and as part of a team. Wife and mother of two, loves the outdoors including walking, skiing and running. Ran London marathon in 2015.

Brian K
Region
West Midlands, East Midlands
Specialisms
Financial control, Cash management, Budgeting and forecasting, Financial reporting, Preparing statutory accounts, Improving process and systems.
Experience Highlights
Financial Controller, Metso UK Ltd. Senior Finance Manager EU Freight, DHL Supply Chain Limited. Finance Manager Peugeot, PSA Peugeot Citroen UK Ltd.
Training and Qualifications
Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants; M.Sc Mathematics degree from University College of Galway; B.Sc Mathematics & Chemistry degree from the University of Dar-es-Salaam; Diploma in Business Management from the International Correspondence Schools.
Description
I have extensive experience focusing on developing strategies that invest in future sustainable business success and with 6 years' manufacturing experience and 27 years' multi-site Service Sector experience. I have gained wide ranging exposure to private equity, SME, and listed businesses both in the UK and internationally. I possess strong skills in organising business resources and processes so that all are working towards common goals to enhance EBITDA growth and minimise business risk.
About Me
An enthusiastic and very hands on person; Brian is highly conscientious in follow through in planning, new ideas/ products.

Charles H
Region
East Midlands
Specialisms
Financial Control | Cash Management | Commercial Finance | Turnaround | Strategic and Tax Planning | Start ups and Acquisitions |Forecasting and KPIs
Experience Highlights
Divisional Finance Director and Finance Director within both Manufacturing and Service Sector organisations Experience of working with private equity owned companies, owner managed, internationally owned and blue-chip companies Provision of consultancy and interim services Can be hands on as well as strategic to generate shareholder value and profit growth College Governor and Director of Ed Tech Company
Training and Qualifications
Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (1988), Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and Data Processing from the University of Leeds (1984)
Description
Innovative Senior Marketing professional with Retail & Leisure background. Experienced in managing brands, services & products along with end-to-end management of digital projects. Accomplished in translating data and insights into actionable marketing.
About Me
I am an individual who applies a participative style of engagement to encourage ideas and good decision making at all levels, helping to identify development needs and enhancing skills through the use of mentoring and coaching. I have combined this working approach in helping businesses with my passion of being a Corporate Governor of a large further education college. I enjoy gardening, Nordic walking, cycling and spending time socialising with friends and family.

Chaz K
Region
East Midlands
Specialisms
Marketing Strategy & Campaigns ¦ Digital Marketing Projects ¦Content Calendars ¦ Social Media Strategy & Management ¦ Brand Development
Experience Highlights
"Brand & Marketing Manager- Digital agency Marketing Manager- Tech Manufacturer National Marketing Campaigns Manager- Retail & Leisure Press & Marketing - Retail" Head of Marketing For F & B business
Training and Qualifications
Prince 2 Project Management Google Digital, Analytics, Tag Manager, Paid Search, Display Ads CIM Advanced Social Media, Negotiation Skills, Advanced Selling Level 2 CIEH Health & Safety BA Honours Public Policy & Managerial Skills (Business & Law)
Description
A marketing professional with 20 years of B2B and B2C marketing strategy and execution experience gained in global businesses with responsibility for brand, product, digital and commercial development. Extensive experience working with commercial teams and customers to grow brands in multiple markets and countries. 15 years of managing large and small teams as well as leading multi-country and matrix projects to re-brand businesses, develop and launch new products in multiple countries.
About Me
A confident marketing professional living in the midlands, Chaz is a mum to two boys and eats, sleeps and breaths marketing by helping local businesses community groups as a Website & Social media Consultant in her spare time.

Glen B
Region
East of England
Specialisms
Marketing strategy | Category management | Go to market planning | Brand development | Product development | Product management | Market mapping | Digital Strategy
Experience Highlights
Interim Marketing Director - Covetous Marketing Director - Smithfield Foods Interim Project Manager - Buying Solutions Global Segment Manager - InFocus
Training and Qualifications
BA Honours Business Studies - Kingston University
Description
I’ve worked in fantastically varied businesses from premium B2B brands to an innovative global consumer electronics business working in partnership with iconic lifestyle brands. Working, as I have, in either stand-alone or head of department roles; a proactive attitude, passion for what I do and an ability to build meaningful cross-function relationships are the cornerstones of my success to date. I have also been honoured with wider industry roles including a Chair position within TechUK.
About Me
A family man and a foodie who loves to eat out and enjoys cooking and trying new recipes when at home. I am passionate about helping businesses develop their marketing strategies as well as watching football and socializing with friends and family.

James R
Region
South East England
Specialisms
Brand & Business Development | Communications | E-Commerce | Licensing | Market Analysis | PR & Influencer Marketing | Presentations | Social Media
Experience Highlights
A hands-on marketing professional with a wealth of B2B & B2C experience drawn predominantly from SMEs doing business in the UK, Europe & further afield.
Training and Qualifications
BSc (Hons) - Business & Management from Brunel University.
Description
Technology Leader and Executive Consultant with an established track record of designing and delivering scalable technology services across end-user and partner channels, and particular expertise in project management, customer experience, training and onboarding procedures. Exceptional team development skills, creating dynamic and engaging business cultures to reinvigorate previously demotivated teams as well as building bridges between commercial functionality and technology.
About Me
The combination of creativity and an entrepreneurial spirit is at the heart of my personality. I use those skills beyond the workplace by acting as a Commercial & Marketing volunteer for Basingstoke Town Community Football Club.

Julian B
Region
South East England
Specialisms
Executive Management | Consulting | Technologies | SaaS Business Management | People Management | Team Leadership | Cloud Service Design | Xero
Experience Highlights
Technology and Software Company Leader and Executive Consultant with an established track record of designing and delivering scalable technology services across end-user and partner channels
Training and Qualifications
Cranfield University: School of Management | 2005 General and Business Management Key Modules: Strategic Planning | Management | Leadership Development Tools | Professional Development | Personal Growth | Leadership Skills | Operational Oversight | Business Simulation Thames University | 1983 to 1987 B.Sc. (Hons) Degree in Computer Science Key Modules: Systems Analysis, Project Management and Consulting
Description
A digital brand marketeer and transformational leader, a high achiever in fast-paced, high growth organisations across multiple channels in customer acquisition and retention. Experienced across different industries including new technology, telecoms, education, charities, business services, energy, financial services and online Ecommerce. With over 20 years experience of working with and for entrepreneurial and high growth companies including Microsoft and Vodafone.
About Me
An enthusiastic networker and communicator, Julian combines his work in helping advise software and technology companies with following his passions in sport and music. Based in Buckinghamshire, Julian helps businesses all over the UK to grow.

Mark C
Region
South West England
Specialisms
Copywriting | PPC | SEO | Conversion Rate Optimisation | Website Development
Experience Highlights
Digital Marketing, Strategic Marketing, Marketing Plans, Brand Marketing, Brand Identity, B2B and B2C, Ecommerce, Marketing Research, SEO, Social Media Marketing, Customer Acquisition & Retention.
Training and Qualifications
CIM Marketing Qualification, Provek Project Management Qualification, Budget Management Course, BSC Hons from King's College, London University
Description
20+ yrs experience across all aspects of eCommerce with an in-depth and sustained record of success. Having taken multiple businesses from £100k pa to £10millon+ pa. Driving digital strategies from start to finish including customer acquisition/growth /retention, establishing a value proposition, platform development, new routes to Marketplaces/Partnerships/Affiliates to commercial merchandising/trading. Leveraging technical and organisational to deliver digital/technical/eCom strategies.
About Me
A natural enthusiast, I enjoy working with smaller enterprises to create growth I have a great passion for sport; cricket, rugby, football, golf and tennis.

Nicola S
Region
East Midlands
Specialisms
Commercial Trading of the website/s - Driving the eCommerce development road map - Marketing (PPC, SEO, eCrm, Affiliates, Social Media, Remarketing
Experience Highlights
Head/Director of eCommerce & Marketing driving revenue for businesses through multichannel environments across a variety of Industries i.e. Retail, Pharmaceutical, Travel and Shopping TV.
Training and Qualifications
BA (Hons) in Graphic Design, Hertfordshire University (1997)
Description
Marketing professional with proven track record of successful strategic planning, brand strategy, digital marketing, events management, PR and business development. Commercially focused with strong leadership and collaboration across multiple teams to deliver projects that effectively contribute to the success of a company.Always conscientious to help businesses develop and market great products/ services and find innovative ways to bring value to customers and build brand awareness. Pragmatic and results driven to implement compelling go-to-market strategies and tailored campaigns from initial planning through to implementation and evaluation. Strong communication, analytical and project management skills. Hands on individual with ability to meet deadlines and work well in a demanding, fast paced environment. Passion, creativity, thinking out of the box and team spirit define my work attitude.
About Me
In my spare time I combine my love of Natural Health to help support people with chronic illness through Social Media with the aim to educate and inspire the community to change life style habits to improve 'quality of life'.

Nita P
Region
South East of England
Specialisms
Marketing Strategy and Plans/ Digital Marketing / Brand Development/ Campaigns / Content Marketing / Social Media/ Event Management/ PR / Internal & External Communications
Experience Highlights
International career in marketing spanning more than 25 years for corporates and SMEs. I develop and apply best practice models across multiple verticals including technology, software and consumer products within B2B and B2C sectors using both traditional and digital marketing initiatives.
Training and Qualifications
Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing, Digital Marketing Institute CIM Chartered Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing Graduated in Business Studies & Finance, Nottingham Trent University Professional Interior Design Training Course
Description
I am an innovative entrepreneur with extensive experience at management and executive levels, and was CEO of my own technology company. This experience has allowed me to develop proven skills in relationship building, strategy design and implementation, problem solving and customer-focused business growth. At heart, I am ambitious, creative and tenacious, with a flair for engaging people and growing innovative business, and an understanding of the frustrations of the start-up environment.
About Me
I am passionate about marketing and brands. An enthusiast of interior design, art, photography and nature. I enjoy hiking, golf and skiing. Based in Hertfordshire and work across the UK.

Paul H
Region
Scotland
Specialisms
Innovation | Relationship Building | Business Development & Strategy | Customer Focused Growth | IT industry
Experience Highlights
Company Owner & Founder | Entrepreneur | CEO | Operations Director
Training and Qualifications
No formal higher education qualifications, but much real-world experience from factory floor to senior executive level, and business founder, giving me a unique insight into the necessary workings of a successful business from ground-up to scale-up.
Description
A dynamic and highly versatile Marketing Director, able to add early impact to part-time, interim marketing projects. Collaborative and friendly, able to communicate and achieve buy-in at every level of an organisation. Strong digital skillset with technology background from start-ups to corporates.
About Me
When not engaging his passion for technological innovation and its impact on society and the environment, Paul is a music fan who enjoys spending time with his young family in the Scottish countryside, and keeping fit and healthy.

Philip A
Region
North West England
Specialisms
Marketing Strategy | Marketing Planning | Digital Marketing | Lead Generation | Social Media | Analytics | Direct Marketing | Branding | Advertising
Experience Highlights
25+ years Marketing Director level involvement with businesses in UK and overseas
Training and Qualifications
CIM Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing.
Description
Rami Sawas is a proactive and results focused IT Director with extensive experience in coordinating the strategic development and delivery of complex projects and programmes. He has proven expertise in managing multidisciplinary teams and resources, often in a virtual environment, and have been instrumental in the delivery of full transformation initiatives across a range of sectors.
About Me
I demonstrate my business versatility and tenacity equally in my personal life. Military boot camp training, marathon running, performing musically, travelling, charities and culture are just a few of my interests outside of the corporate world.

Rami S
Region
London
Specialisms
Programme/Project Management | Business and IT Alignment | Enterprise Implementations |Product Ownership | C-Suite Reporting | Process Improvement
Experience Highlights
Programme and Change Management Professional
Training and Qualifications
"AI for Leaders Certified – Babson College, US 2019 Digital Strategy and Action Certified – Babson College, US 2018 MSc: IT and Internet Law – King’s College London, UK 2006 BSc (Hons): Computer Science – Kingston University, UK 2004"
Description
An experienced and skilful Interim Finance Director, I am able to make an impact on profitability and business development. I have sound technical knowledge, understanding and a commitment to continuous improvement gained in a number of business sectors, both in the UK and Europe. I am able to quickly become part of the senior leadership team but also in touch with the minute details. I have developed a generic 5 year business plan model that can be easily deployed in most business environments.
About Me
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Simon C
Region
North West England
Specialisms
Financial Control | Budgeting | Long Term Business Plans | Cash Control and Forecasting | Finance System Improvements | Management and Board Reporting.
Experience Highlights
Finance Director at Franklin EV and Lowri Beck, Group Financial Controller at Stanleybet.
Training and Qualifications
Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (FCCA), MBA (University of Manchester/University of Wales)
Description
Experienced interim digital, marketing, operations and transformation lead and trouble shooter, supporting senior executives in developing, embedding and leveraging digital capabilities for business. Experienced business leader, digital product, operations and marketing specialist, building and growing teams, revenue streams and businesses. Creative and strategic thinker with solid commercial and operational experience in high-growth or highly matrixed organisations.
About Me
From my base in rural Cheshire, I have travelled widely both for business and pleasure. I am an active part of the local community and enjoy hiking and gardening

Stephen O
Region
South East England
Specialisms
Building/Rebuilding Teams and Functions | Digital Marketing & Media | Customer Acquisition/CX/Retention | Data Analytics/Insights
Experience Highlights
Global Integrated Marketing Director, BlackBerry | Performance Marketing Director, Canon Europe | Chief Digital Officer, Beticus | B2B E-Commerce Implementation Lead, Canon UK
Training and Qualifications
Computing & Systems Analysis, Dublin Institute of Computing Advanced Marketing Program, PA Consulting Advanced Data Analytics Program, BT Group Fellow, Chartered Institute of Marketing
Description
I am a qualified professional finance lead with extensive tax and accounting technology experience. My primary career focus has always been to deliver value from any finance or tax transformation assignment. I am able to quickly assimilate commercial, functional, and technical aspects of any software implemented. Dedicated to delivering to requirements and within budget whilst adding value, I have managed 50 plus successful assignments over the past 7 years. I have been describes as a 'safe pair of hands' on numerous occasions!
About Me
London based, working around the world advising/planning/executing with companies to do better business. Excited working where customers, marketing, online and data converge. Drummer of limited ability. I like to race boats when the weather is warm.

Steve M
Region
South East England
Specialisms
Financial Control | Business Planning & Strategy | Business Change | Project Management | Finance Systems & Transformation
Experience Highlights
Finance Systems Lead, Restoration and Renewal - Palace of Westminster Two tax projects were placed on ‘Hall of Fame’ for excellent customer service & rescued another - Thomson Reuters
Training and Qualifications
Fellow member of the Association of International Accountants; Fellow member of the Association of Accounting Technicians; CIMA Advanced Diploma Management Accounting
Description
"I am a senior finance professional with extensive experience in leading finance and shared services teams, supporting business strategy and overseeing financial operations in fast-moving and demanding settings. I have worked for firms of different in sizes, from SMEs to Fortune 500 multinationals, mostly in the financial services industry, and performed a broad range of tasks from finance daily operations to strategic change projects. I have managed teams consisting of 3 to 35 members. Asi"
About Me
An enthusiastic collaborator and communicator, keen to hit the ground running to solve finance & systems problems whatever the assignment demands. I live in my native Kent with my wife and two daughters who continue to keep me extremely busy!

Teoman A
Region
London, East Midlands
Specialisms
Financial Controls, FP&A, Strategic Management, Change Management, Accounting, Financial Modelling
Experience Highlights
CFO, Regional Controller, Country Controller, Head of Finance and Operations
Training and Qualifications
MSc in Professional Accountancy, University of London, London, UK BSc in Economics, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey Member of ACCCA Professional Certifications Certificate in IFRS (ACCA) Certificate in Power BI (Microsoft) Computer Science, Programming Using Python (MITx) Corporate Finance Essentials (IESE Business School) Internal Audit Certification (Kocbank/Yapi Kredi)
Description
Personable, IT Marketing Specialist with extensive client/agency experience and a substantial background in marketing communications and partner development. Creative and strategic in thought, I have an ability to explain complex ideas in commercially effective campaigns
About Me
I managed financial control departments with finance teams of 2 to 35, keeping the engagement of finance staff above the average of peers in their companies. I worked internationally throughout my career, took responsibilities in companies in 7 European countries and successfully managed multicultural teams. I am strong on IT skills, certified on reporting and analysis software and programming languages. I appreciate attention and accuracy, like working with self-motivated individuals. I work with an ambition for getting results.

Tim S
Region
London
Specialisms
Project Management | Marketing Communications | Channel Partner Development|Lead Generation|Budgeting|SEO and PPC
Experience Highlights
European Marketing Manager, Trimble MAPS Senior Account Manager/Account Director, Metia Ltd Freelance IT Marketing Comms, TS Consulting
Training and Qualifications
Chartered Institute of Marketing - Diploma in Marketing BA (Hons) in English and History
Description
About Me
When not helping IT Businesses build their pipeline and broadcasting their success, Tim can be found on the London Open Mic comedy circuit, trying out his new one-liners cruelly referred to by others as 'Dad Jokes'.

Support Partners

The above are a relevant selection of amazing people from our support partners (below) and their hundreds of part-time / interim directors and consultants.

The DM Hub

Interim Marketing Directors

Marketing Experts – Control or Support Marketing & Create New Business Channels

Techs 4 Tech

Interim IT Directors

IT Experts, ready to control or support business IT functions or oversee updating systems.

IntoSums 

Interim Finance Directors

FDs ready to take ownership of or support finance functions, experts ready to deliver.

iTegrate

Non Exec Directors

Non-Executive Board Directors to provide a non-exec solution for any department or board in a business.

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