An experienced Finance Director – Patrick Lavelle has been the Finance Director or CFO in businesses ranging from start- ups to family owned businesses and up to multi national companies with operations across the globe.
As Finance Director he has led large teams across multiple locations and has a track record of implementing change programmes in complex operations. He has a collaborative and team based management style with a constant focus on cash flow and EBITDA.
Patrick is a Fellow of The Chartered Association of Certified Accountants. Patrick has more than 20 year’s experience as Finance Director and Chief Financial Officer of several large multi-national and domestic operations. He has significant international experience.
He has led many business transformation, turnaround and restructuring projects in manufacturing, aircraft maintenance, distribution and retail. Prior to working in industry he worked in corporate restructuring with PWC and Deloitte. His training started in small practice where he worked with family owned SME’s.
Patrick as an EFM Finance Director
EFM Finance Directors are not ‘just accountants’. They provide excellent incisive information on a more timely basis to reorganize your business and aid your decision-making process. They implement plans to enhance profit margins, provide strategic support and assist with business plans, funding proposals and other key areas that affect your profitability and cash flow.
An EFM Finance Director takes an active role, your business views and opinions might be challenged – from pricing to distribution strategy, from marketing plans to remuneration – to ensure your business plan and direction is financially viable.
No business deserves to be without a Finance Director, even if for one day a month. An EFM Finance Director will be the credible sounding board your business needs to take it to the next level and our business model ensures that your finance function is cost-effective and efficient.
“I’ve joined EFM to have the structure and benefits of an organisation behind me and a network of professionals working with me. I am looking forward to using the skills and experience I’ve gained over my career in finance to offer clients professional financial support and advice.”
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