David has over thirty years’ experience in the insolvency profession. He spent 14 years in a Top Four firm and then set up his own specialist insolvency and recovery practice in the late 90s. Following its successful merger, David joined Wilkins Kennedy as a Partner in 2011.
David’s broad portfolio includes many owner managed businesses looking for relief from financial difficulties. Working with a wide range of companies and their advisers in the Thames Valley region, David offers advice to the directors of underperforming businesses, acting as liquidator or administrator and supporting them through the challenges and complexities of insolvency. He is also experienced in assisting large corporate groups to dispose of dormant subsidiaries as part of restructuring processes. David has a flexible and pragmatic approach in addition to a wealth of experience that spans a number of sectors, including retail, engineering, hospitality and leisure and mining. David regularly lectures on insolvency issues, including how to spot the warning signs of underperforming businesses.
David is a Member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association and a Fellow of the Association of Business Recovery Professionals (R3). He is a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner having first been authorised by the Secretary of State in 1990.