Starting out with just a tool kit and a van, Charlie Mullins has built a £15m-turnover plumbing business, unblocking drains for the likes of Jonathan Ross, Eric Clapton and Gordon Ramsay. His biggest regret? “I left school when I was 15. I wish I’d escaped much earlier.”
Access Accounting has launched what it says is the first accounting solution that offers an integrated method of measuring carbon emissions.
Mike Dixon has been appointed FD of the Charities Aid Foundation.
Employing a good finance director to keep a watchful eye on costs is the most important thing a fast-growing company can do, according to Vtesse Networks founder Aidan Paul.
Yes. It’s that time again, ladies and gentlemen. The First Women Awards, celebrating trailblazing, world-beating women in business, is almost upon us. So start nominating those lady pioneers.
The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) announced today that more than one million loans have been taken out. The buy-to-let king, Andreas Panayiotou, says a long-term view is the secret.
Jay O’Connor executed an internal and external communications programme when the PR agency she co-founded in 1998 changed its name after being sold to US firm Racepoint Group.
Stephen Sadler has resigned as CFO of Turbo Power Systems.
Simon Poulton has been appointed interim group FD of digital imaging company Photo-Me.
Peter Parkinson has been appointed temporary FD of IQ Holdings, the business research and competitive intelligence group.
Trot out the shoe cliches. Kurt Geiger managers have laced up the deal.
Have you voted in this year’s Real FD/CBI FDs’ Excellence Awards?