Chris heads the Wilkins Kennedy office in Newbury. He is responsible for audits and specialist audits and acts for companies in a range of sectors, including medical, scientific, retail, electrical contracting, IT, print and design. Described by his clients as dynamic and always there for them when needed, Chris continuously seeks to provide a personal service and frequently meets clients outside normal working hours.
In addition to audit work, Chris advises owners with exit and succession planning and helps them to develop plans to groom their business for sale. He has advised on sales of businesses ranging from £500,000 to over £15 million and has completed over 60 corporate transactions for clients disposing of their businesses. He also advises clients who have received an offer for their business and are unsure about how to proceed.
Chris has specialist expertise helping businesses where there is internal conflict between partners or shareholders. Being legally trained, he is able to draft agreements and plan exits for individuals without having to involve many different firms of advisers.