Managed the restructuring of several high technology businesses engaged in the manufacture of automotive components, safety equipment in the oil and gas industry, textiles, passenger vehicles, configurable engines
Andrew Knight. B.A (Hones) Econ, F.C.C.A. started Pennine Trent Limited in April 2000 as an Interim Manager, initially providing an experienced operational and financial consultancy resource following 3 years in Practice and 13 years in Industry.
Since then Pennine Trent has become a recognised service provider with engagements on behalf of Business Senior Management, Banks, Asset Based Lenders, Shareholders, Venture Capitalists and Insolvency Practitioners in a multitude of sectors and roles.
Whether the project is Interim Management or Turnaround Management a fresh and objective eye on existing problems often provides new solutions without a political agenda or immediate threat to incumbent resources.
In present challenging times where there has been a reduction in overheads most SME’s do not have sufficient personnel to take on special projects or to manager a crisis
Pennine Trent can provide the solution through a network of multi-skilled professionals sourced from a broad spectrum of disciplines.
From 20 years, We Achived
Engagements in support services businesses involved in the Rail industry involving refinancing and business sale
Fuels & Facilities Management
Engagement in a complex group which required restructuring around retaining core and disposing of non-core activities
Advised on the refinancing of a group of nursing homes together with strategic planning of key performance indicators to ensure the revised business model generated sustained profitability
Mobile Service, Repair & installation business
Long term engagement at Main Board level to deliver a dynamic growth model of a domestic and commercial oil and gas heating business which resulted in a successful sale to a UK plc
Engagements in several Law firms facing Refinancing problems which resulted in successful business sales and mergers
Asset Based Lender
Engagement to review and manage the portfolio of a confidential invoice discounting business with a view to reducing risk
Technology & Media
Preparation of business plan to secure funding for a start up gaming business which resulted in a significant investment and subsequent business sale