Jeremy Walker – FD Centre Finance Director & Regional Director, West Country
Jeremy qualified as a chartered accountant with Binder Hamlyn in 1980 and since then has held financial director roles in several SMEs of various sizes (T/O £2m to £30m) and in various sectors (import, distribution, retail, mail order, publishing, telecoms, financial services). Entrepreneurial by nature, Jeremy has founded two start up businesses from his own innovative ideas, has acquired and merged several businesses for companies and has sold his own business. He has experience of raising private equity, VC and commercial bank funding and was successful in completing an MBI/MBO deal raising £13m. Over his 25 year career Jeremy has acquired invaluable knowledge and experience of the problems facing SMEs in both operational and financial areas.