Craig Butcher is Finance Director for Bywaters, London’s leading independent waste management business, where he has been leading the turnaround for two and a half years. Craig is a qualified chartered accountant, originally qualifying with KPMG and spending the last twenty years specialising in SMEs up to £100m t/o.
He has worked in the UK, Hong Kong and China and been involved in turnarounds in financial and professional services, manufacturing, distribution, and waste management over the last fifteen years. Craig has significant experience of entrepreneurial and owner managed businesses where balancing the needs of the funders and investors with owners is delicate, particularly when an exit is planned.
Craig has full market, AIM flotation and MBO experience; equity fund raisings; undertaken over ten acquisitions and disposals, and well versed in managing investor relations for listed and private businesses.
Craig also holds an MBA and has acted in a non-executive capacity.