The Art of Due Diligence

The Art of Due Diligence

Over the past few years, I have worked on a number of financial due diligence exercises for clients. This was either assessing possible/actual targets for acquisition, or on the other side, to provide the due diligence information to a third party to vet and review...
Winding Up Petitions

Winding Up Petitions

In April 2020, the UK Government took the extraordinary step of preventing creditor winding up petitions for those companies that had been financially adversely impacted by the outbreak of Covid-19. The move was intended to try and prevent businesses being subject to...

Queens Gambit and Strategy

You may have seen the latest Netflix big hit ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ which is the story of Elizabeth Harmon, an orphaned chess prodigy rising through the chess master ranks whilst she struggles with various personal issues. It is Netflix’s most watched scripted limited...