Unlocking Business Potential
Your Trusted Partner for Business Growth
FD-UK is a London-based advisory service that specializes in providing outsourced finance director services to smaller owner-managed businesses. With a highly flexible approach, we offer personalized solutions to meet the unique financial needs of our clients.
At FD-UK, we provide expert FD services on a flexible basis, allowing you to focus on running your business with confidence.
There are 4 key service areas where FD-UK supports its clients:
running an efficient accounts function for accurate reporting and generating business insights;
strategic planning, including forecasts and budgets, business plans, developing growth strategies, evaluating and mitigating risks;
supporting commercial activities: pricing, RFPs, contract negotiations;
corporate finance: fundraising, IPOs, M&A and restructuring.
Why Choose FD-UK
FD-UK has been supporting entrepreneurial owner-managers for over 20 years, helping them raise funds, grow their businesses and achieve exits and IPOs.
FD-UK is a Chartered Accouncy firm, so you have the security of knowing the services are provided in a highly professional manner, overseen by the ICAEW.
When you choose FD-UK as your advisory service, you gain access to a network of trusted collaborators whose expertise can be accessed quickly and cost-effectively.
FD-UK is headed up by Jonathan Wilkes, a Fellow of the institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, who qualified in 1993 with PWC in London. After 8 years as a finance director in media companies, including 3 years in an AIM-listed company, Jonathan saw a need in the SME advisory market and launched FDUK in 2002.
Over the intervening years Jonathan has worked collaboratively with owner-managers to grow and structure their businesses, raise funding and realise strategies. Across a wide range of businesses in media, property, education and technology. Including leading IPOs and M&A transactions on both the buy and sell side.