Making the transition from FC to FD – 8th November 2017

The Journey to FD: How do you make a successful transition from FC to FD?

work from home (WFH)Are you looking to become a Finance Director? How do you make sure you’ve got what it takes?

This event is designed for ambitious Financial Controllers and Finance Managers who are looking at making the next step in their career.  Packed full of networking opportunities to help fatten-up your contact book and offer you exposure to local success stories.

By attending this event you will:

  • Get an appreciation of the theoretical approach, based on analysis from a recent MBA study
  • Get tips on developing your own potential
  • Have the opportunity to ask those burning questions to a panel of top Finance Directors from the North West



08.00 – 08.30                      Registration & networking

08.30 – 08.50                      “Managing Career progression to FD – a theoretical approach”

By Chris Houghton, Divisional Controller at Vita Group

08.50 – 09.20                       “Potential Uncovered, Talent Discovered” By Ross McWilliam, Trainer & Confidence Coach

09.20 – 09.45                      Audience questions to a panel of Finance Directors;

Andrew Melbourne – CFO, K3 Capital Group PLC (AIM)

David Barrow – CFO, RMS International Ltd (Private Equity)

Paul Richardson – Finance & Commercial Director, Swift Fire & Security

Hamish Hamilton – Non Exec & advisor to entrepreneurial companies

Jon Pinder – Partner, Moore & Smalley

Phil Scott – Director, FD Recruit


This FREE event will take place at the Whites Hotel in Bolton, register your place here:

The event is run in association with the ICAEW and is open to members of other accountancy bodies (CIMA / ACCA etc.)