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David Sneddon Penrhos Consulting Services Ltd

Role: Adviser / Consultant / Coach, Chief Financial Officer / Senior Finance, Non Executive Director

ABOUT MEMBER

Calm, unflappable and understated, I partner with my CEO/MD and key stakeholders to put structure, control and governance into challenging business environments.

My experience to date in multi-national metals, packaging, manufacturing and oil & gas businesses includes;
• Listed, privately owned and private equity shareholdings
• M&A due diligence, merger integration, corporate spin-off, divestments, working capital financing, carve-outs and Chapter 11 balance sheet restructuring
• Operational improvements including cost reduction, large capital projects and rationalisation of manufacturing footprints
• Business turnarounds including strategic repositioning
• Financial leadership including captive and outsourced shared services, ERP roll-outs, putting in place business partnering structures and modernising FP&A, financial reporting and business intelligence

Since the beginning of 2019 I have become a Portfolio Finance Director & CFO working with private equity portfolio companies and SME’s across a wide range of sectors. Focusing on companies experiencing scale up challenges and in need of a strategic FD/CFO to help prepare and transform the business for growth and address short- and longer-term funding issues.

Organisation Type
  • Family/Private
  • Institution Backed
  • Private Equity Backed
Average Company Size (£Million)
  • > 5
  • > 25
  • > 100
  • > 250
  • > 500
  • > 500 > Million
AVERAGE ASSIGNMENT LENGTH (MONTHS)
  • 1 - 12
PREFERRED ASSIGNMENT LENGTH (MONTHS)
  • 1 - 12
Sector*
  • Automotive
    • Electronics
    • Manufacturing
  • Business Services
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Manufacturing
  • Metals

MEMBER WORK REGION

Midlands

West & Wales