Colin joined Insolvency Service ( HMG ) in 1979 and trained as Insolvency Examiner . He was granted his Insolvency Licence in 1989 . Colins experience includes; a Partner at Neville Russell , Baker Tilly , PwC , KPMG and BDO . Appointed Head of Res. at Baker Tilly in 2002 .President of IPA in 2004. Colin has also held leadership roles at PwC and KPMG and is the current President of R3.
Colin endeavours to secure niche roles on larger Restructuring deals . For example , Johnstone Press , Laura Ashley , Bell Pottinger , Carillion and British Steel . His specialist sectors are social housing, rail infrastructure and adult social care. Colin offers hands on support to management teams at or following breach of banking covenants and is lead advisor to debt providers and elements of HMG. In his spare time colin enjoys skiing, jazz and motorbikes.