Business Turnaround Specialists

Business Turnaround Specialists

Every situation is different but our team of experienced Finance Directors can help you forecast and model what is needed and implement the necessary changes.

Not all struggling businesses need to fail! We can refer you to one of experienced turnaround professionals who can help restructure your business back into a profitable viable enterprise.

You may need help dealing with your creditors or fundamentally changing the management structure or reconsider the viability of certain divisions of your business. Whatever needs doing, we can put you in touch with people who can help.

Our Finance Directors and CFO’s have considerable experience with corporates rescues and Business Turnarounds, if you need to raise additional finance, to restructure existing debt or to refinance your business, then our team can help, we can prepare a forecast model, the necessary supporting narrative and then introduce you to funding professionals who can work with your business to raise the necessary funding.

How We Help To Turnaround Companies

We work with your management to produce a turnaround plan, identify what costs need to be taken out and build a forecast model based on an agreed plan, then help you to implement it.

Bring in the right skills

Often we find that the existing team whilst skilled may not have the knowledge or contacts necessary to handle a corporate rescue or restructuring and Business Turnaround.  Our team have been through many successful restructures and refinancing exercises so can support or replace your existing team to turnaround your business.  Reach our to us today and we discuss how we bring in one of our Finance Directors or CFO’s, either Part-Time or Full-time.  We have a very skilled team of qualified Accountants many are ICAEW, FCA/ACA qualified.

FD Capital Recruitment

FD Capital Recruitment are a specialist FD and CFO recruitment and network, we have an active team of Fianace Directors available some for an immediate start, plus a large candidate database of people we have met and dealt with before. Our main office is in Great Portland Street London, with a satellite office in Shropshire that covers the Midlands. Trading since 2018 we have grown steadily and now have a near national coverage.

Formed in 2018 FD Capital Recruitment was founded with the objective of becoming a leading provider of Part-Time Finance Directors, our idea being to bring the skills and experience that finance directors have gained in larger corporates and plc’s and make them available to SME’s on fractional time basis. We have grown and grown and had our busiest year so far in 2020 with some of our team working six days per week such has been the demand for Business Turnaround specialists.

We operate across the London and south east and West Midlands areas, our ambition is to grow the business to a national operation. Our team is made up of finance professional and experienced recruiters who between them have an extensive network of FD’s and CEO with a strong database of companies we have connections within.

Our Finance Director Network

FD Capital Recruitment are a network of Finance Directors and Chief Financial Officers who work together to support each other and to fulfill opportunities that come forward from businesses looking for FD’s and CFO’s, we offer a full range of senior financial service options:-

Part- Time FD    Interim FD   Full-Time FD   Part-Time CFO  Interim CFO  Full Time CFO

Our team have a huge amount of experience and we also have dedicated niche specialists who can help with opportunities that require a particular skill set or discipline.  Skills include:-

  • E-Commerce specialists who are Digital marketing professionals as well as Finance Directors.
  • Business recovery or turnaround specialists who can help during corporate distress.
  • Fund raising professionals – Finance Directors with expertise and a successful track records with raising funds from PE Houses and Venture Capitalists.
  • Bi-lingual FD‘s with strong language skills, often native speakers.

Business Recovery

Turnaround graphOur team are very experienced with debt and equity fund raising and have achieved success in challenging situations and circumstances, for example refinancing debt when faced with significant losses and an existing lender who wished to exit the relationship. Many of our team are well connected with lenders, brokers and specialist funders, plus of course PE houses and Venture Capitalists.

Having a strong network of contacts within the main banks and a good understanding of what lenders are looking for such as Cash Flow Available for Debt Service / CFADS is essential to be able to support businesses through periods of problematic and distressed trading and companies that need Business Turnaround.

Business transformation and implementing EMI Scheme incentives are just some examples of how our team have made a difference.You might be interested in: The Enterprise Management Incentive / EMI Scheme.

FD and CFO Job board

See our current list of senior finance vacancies, often we have opportunities in the pipeline that involve Business Turnaround, so it is always worth contacting us to discuss your needs or situation in more detail.

We specialise in the recruitment of Finance Directors (FD’s) and Chief Financial Officers (CFO’s) both on a Part-Time and Full time basis. We have a team of niche specialists available including E-Commerce, Turnaround FD’s and non-executive Finance Directors, opportunities are constantly arising so please visit this page regularly.

Our Culture

We pride ourselves on always being friendly and professional, plus our approach reflects that we are team made up of FD’s and professional recruiters, so you can be sure of talking with someone who knows first hand what your issues and situation is likely to be. Many of our team have been entrepreneurs themselves so can really relate to our owner manager client base.

Because we are so experienced we always find the best candidate.

How we work

If one of our team is available and the location works then we put them forward as preferred candidates, as we already know them and they have a track record with us.  If an opportunity comes along that is outside of the areas where our FD’s and CFO’s are based (less of an issue now that businesses are more open to remote working) then we go out to the market in much the same way as regular Senior Finance Recruitment service does.   We use Linkedin a lot and find that we can attract strong interest if we advertise roles with them.

Call our main number on 020 3287 9501