Charlie is Head of our Belfast Corporate Finance team and specialises in advising fast growing mid corporate businesses. Charlie is actively involved with clients in mergers and acquisitions, due diligence, fundraising, strategic development and business planning. Charlie also looks after a number of high profile public sector clients to which he provides financial appraisal and business planning services, including for Invest NI.
Charlie is also an active member of Grant Thornton's Food and Drink Sector Team and the Energy Environment and Sustainability Team. Charlie is a former council committee member of the Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce which represents the interests of over 4,000 SME businesses in Northern Ireland. He chaired the Enterprise and Finance Sub Committee for 2 years.
Charlie joined us at Grant Thornton in May 1999 having previously worked with Capita Management Consultants.
With 17 years experience in Corporate Finance and Consulting Practice, Charlie project manages all of the assignments undertaken in the fast growing Corporate Finance Department and has wide experience in the analysis and development of practical business solutions for growth clients.
Charlie's expertise covers:
- Acquisition and Disposals
- Due Diligence
- Construction and building materials
- Education and training
- Engineering and manufacturing
- Food and Beverage Sector
- Motor Retail
- Printing and publishing
- Public sector
- Waste and Energy
- ICAEW Corporate Finance qualification