Helping your business to succeed

Outsourced Finance Director and CFO Services for

Start Ups, SMEs and Growing Businesses

PCFO advise on all commercial aspects of running a successful business along with strategic planning, implementation of effective systems and financial compliance.  


We'll support and advise you on good planning, high quality analysis & insights, and the right structures to help your management team make the right decisions at the right time. 


We can help your start-up create the right business plan and find investment

We are cashflow experts and will support in effective stakeholder management

We'll navigate you through the investor marketplace and get you in front of the right people

We'll give you everything you need to prepare for selling

Find out when is the best time to recruit and increase production, and exactly how to do it

We'll inspire innovation and prepare you for the next stage of your business journey

Our team are experts in:

Building your business 
  • Growth 

  • Systems & Processes 

  • Funding & Investment 

  • Acquisitions & Exits

Financial foundations 
  • Finance & Accounting 

  • Insight, Budgets & Forecasts 

  • Cash Management 

  • Commercial Support 

Financial compliance 
  • Bookkeeping 

  • Payroll 

  • Credit Control  

  • Statutory Requirements 


Outsourced CFO/FD consulting services that provide you with practical finance support for informed and timely decision making and measurable success.


  • SMEs

  • Startups

  • Scaling 

  • £0 - £5m turnover


Together, we can set targets and create forecasts, so you can see where you’re going and what’s achievable. By developing KPIs and benchmarks, you'll be able to measure success and make sure that everyone in your business supports progress. With a focus on working capital management, you’ll be able to make informed decisions about necessary funding. 


Building on that foundation, we can advise on commercial aspects, strategic planning, setting up effective systems and maintaining financial compliance. 


Our consultant CFOs, finance directorsfinancial controllers and advisors are deployed to create a cost-effective resource for your business, to work towards a specific objective or to support your business with continued growth.

Talk to a consultant CFO/FD to find out how we can support you.


Our advisors can work alongside board or management to support nurturing your business during the early stages and as you grow, increasing sales, developing new products or taking on more staff.


Together, we’ll develop a clear strategy that’s supported by effective systems, to keep operations running smoothly and efficiently. Regular reviews against KPIs and benchmarks ensure resources are allocated correctly and the whole team supports these shared objectives.


Talk to a consultant CFO/FD to find out how we can support you. 


Financial and operational reports provide you with a clear view of your business health now and form a realisable plan for the future. 

By analysing your financial data and reviewing your business, we create a robust model based on KPIs, income statements, assets & liabilities and cashflow. This data helps inform decisions around pricing, contracting or scenario planning.


Many SMEs don’t have a dedicated account & finance department. As we get to know your business well, we are in a good position to support you with financial compliance. 

Whether you need assistance with bookkeeping, payroll and credit control or annual accounts and R&D tax claims, our team of consulting CFO/FD services can support this area of your business.

Talk to one of our CFOs/FDs to find out how we can support you. 


Who are the people at Practical CFO  ?

We are a small firm of consulting CFOs/FDs who work collaboratively to help you succeed. We each bring different experience, knowledge and insight to provide a cost-effective flexible resource for your business.

We support SMEs, growing businesses and high-growth startup clients in tech, manufacturing and software. 

Our CFO/FD consulting firm has a history of working directly with growing businesses and has a proven track record increasing turnover, raising funds and controlling growth through times of change. 


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Practical CFO Limited

4 Clare Corner


United Kingdom


Company Number 10708105

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