Corporate Finance Director, BDO UK LLP
Jim is a M&A director and also leads the BDO M&A national human capital sector team. He is an experienced corporate financier who has been with BDO since 2003. His experience includes sale mandates, acquisitions, MBOs and structured finance with a focus on entrepreneurial businesses. He also has strong experience in mid-market Private Equity which includes assisting businesses with growth via development capital.
Previous transactions include the MBO of Air Energi (now AirSwift) to Palatine Private Equity and the sale of Crest Plus Operations to JSA Group. Jim regularly attends recruitment and employment-related industry events and has been a keynote speaker on several occasions over the last few years, including judging at The Recruiter Awards in May 2019. Jim graduated from Leeds University before joining BDO in 2003. He undertook an international secondment to the Sydney office in the Summer of 2006 before qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in Sept ’06.