Group CFO, Formerly Megger Group
Richard's professional bio / interests
A Group CFO with a proven track record of building shareholder value through profitable growth in the UK and Globally. Entrepreneurial in mindset, a trusted Board member focussed on creating the culture, organisational structure and environment to deliver ambitious plans mainly through innovative organic growth, geographic expansion, partnerships and acquisitions. Engineering degree (Metallurgy and Materials Science), Big 4 Qualified Chartered Accountant and experience in complex Test and Measurement, Power, Energy, Technology, FMCG, Industrial Products, and a Start-up online recruitment business. A proven Managing Director and Finance Director, Richard brings a unique skillset to drive profitable business growth. Specialties: Business and strategic planning, funding and refinancing, commercial leadership, business turnaround and restructuring, building new revenue streams, stakeholder management, finance transformation, acquisitions and disposals, passionate about empowering decision makers and developing talent.
I’d like help with…
Looking for a new challenge
An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…
My first speech was to 1000 people including the Lord Mayor of London, 20 minutes without notes or microphone aged 18, I have had no problem presenting thereafter and love it!
A career highlight
Every time we achieve a goal we didn't know how to achieve when we started and every time I am able to develop someone else to be successful in achieving their goals.
Richard Aylwin | LinkedIn
May 27, 2021