We define our CFO network as; the CFOs & Finance Directors across all sectors & ownership structures.
In a time of economic uncertainty, analysing CFO moves across the Yorkshire and East Midlands' regions can tell us much much about the real economy
Henry Taylor-Toone is a Finance Director with a big personality and a very illustrious CV. He has been highly regarded by our team for many years. Henry talks to us about his finance career, and his current role at Chesterfield College.
In our third and final article, Paul Davies provides advice to any business considering a public listing in 2022
Sarah is one of our region’s leading female CFOs. She is passionate about what she does and is an exceptional finance professional. We were delighted when she agreed to share her journey to such a successful career.
Gareth Hague has led two listings over the past four years. Today, he shares with you his informed views on IPOs from a CFO’s perspective in Yorkshire.
London Main Market and AIM listings rose significantly in 2021 across the UK. Yorkshire was a strong part of this trend and we continue to speak to SMEs who are considering or actively planning for IPOs as their preferred exit route.
The landscape, experiences from those involved and some expert advice and considerations
Against a backdrop of inflation, crippling supply chain issues and global uncertainty, the number of finance executives starting new roles across the Yorkshire and East Midlands regions remains very high.
There have been more executive finance appointments across the Yorkshire region over the last quarter than any quarter in the past three years.
The volume of executive finance appointments across the Yorkshire region has remained high over the past quarter.
Our final article on the financial accounting skills gap provides a summary of our recent articles from the last month and gives our conclusion and opinion on recruiting effectively for technical accounting skills in the current market.
In Part 4 of our Financial Accounting Skills Gap articles we hear some interesting views from two of the leading figures in the Audit & Advisory sector within the Yorkshire region.
Part 3 of our articles focuses on the thoughts of some of our regions best private sector finance leaders, to understand what's creating the increased demand for strong technical accountants within the Yorkshire region.
With the unprecedented rise in demand for technically strong accountants for the 2nd part of our articles we have spent some time talking to some of the best technical accountants who have made the move to industry across the region
The candidate pool of technically strong financial accounts is falling short of the demand by as wide a margin as we have seen in 20 years.
The Finance Director appointments market continues to gather pace, seeing 17% quarter on quarter growth
The Pratap Partnership Salary Guide for accountancy & finance staff is out now and available to download from the link below.
There is a smile on the face of many businesses at the moment – lockdown is easing, productivity remains high and debates have shifted to more positive, future-planning subjects, such as hybrid working models.
We hosted our Employee Ownership Trust webinar alongside Chris Sellars and Matt Milnes at Mackenzie Spencer – a very positive, lively and informative event which attracted a large audience of business leaders from across the region.
The level of Finance Director appointments across the Yorkshire region has continued to be strong over the past three months.
We were ready for IR35 on the original date of April 2020 but we welcomed the decision by the government to postpone the changes. We are ready for when the changes actually come into effect on 6th April 2021.
Our Partner, Gillian McBride, shares her observations on the representation of women in top finance roles.
A review of the market between September and November
Significant increase in the number of successful moves over the past few weeks
Karlin Rodgers joins a charitable organisation who make a priceless impact on so many children and their families