Planning to Sell?

Justin Sparks, Partner at Springboard Corporate Finance, looks at how owner managers can keep their results on target whilst minimising the inevitable distraction of a sale process.

Springboard partner David Neate to take part in Great Birmingham Run

On Sunday 13th October David is running the Birmingham half marathon in support of Talent Match Staffordshire.

Springboard reports international appetite for UK acquisitions

According to Ben Bolt, the fundamentals of our economy are good and the current weakness of sterling provides a further stimulus to foreign investment.

Springboard hails great start to financial year

Springboard Corporate Finance has seen a record start to its financial year with seven deal completions since 1st May.

The New Conglomerates

Historically so-called private equity buy and build platforms were something of a novelty. A number of investors attempted to differentiate themselves by pioneering growth by acquisition, but they were the exception. My, how times have changed…

Springboard sponsor kit for King Edward’s School Rugby Tour of South Africa

Springboard are pleased to lend some support to local school King Edward's by sponsoring the kit for their rugby tour to South Africa.

So what does a Non-Exec Director actually bring

There are many definitions of a non-executive director plenty of which are less than flattering…

Keeping it in the family – The future of the family firm

With over 3 million family businesses across the UK employing approximately 9.2 million people, their importance to the continued economic recovery and the UK’s long term growth prospects should not be underestimated.

So why do I need a Finance Director?

This is a question we often find clients asking. For many business founders and entrepreneurs the step of recruiting a senior non customer facing individual represents a huge move.