our business experts

Our consultants can act as part of your team to bridge a gap in skills or strategic expertise, and provide an invaluable, objective external view of operations.

Tony Backhouse, Managing Director

He has over 30 years’ experience in implementing strategic plans and managing change. He has worked with organisations across the public and private sectors to carry out strategic reviews and build innovation into programmes of delivery.

As the director of RfM Business Consulting, Tony now specialises in helping companies of all sizes to manage business growth and innovation. Working closely with clients, Tony will develop a realistic growth plan, help to refine areas of focus and ensure everything the business does is aligned to the strategic objectives. He can also signpost clients to finance and grants that may be available and support them with applications.

Paul Crook

Paul has over 40 years’ experience in banking. He held the role of Deputy Managing Director of the North West of England for RBS/NatWest before setting up his own banking consultancy in 2010.

Paul provides support to businesses of every size who need help dealing with their bankers or changing banks, or are looking to restructure and expand.

our clients

We work with companies of all sizes, across a broad spectrum of business sectors. These have included food and chemical manufacturers, professional services, technology businesses, hospitality and catering businesses.
We have helped our clients to get in shape for the future, secure grants and business funding, save on tax, and receive thousands of pounds in R&D tax credits.

Industry, Manufacturing and Technology businesses

Catering, Hospitality and Service businesses

Professional and Financial Services businesses

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