David Stephenson, Director

David heads up BDO's Working Capital Improvement team in London. He has over 25 years of experience assisting management teams, private equity houses, lending banks and other stakeholders on liquidity including cash management and improving working capital management. His areas of expertise includes financial diligence, cash flow forecasting and working capital performance improvement across a wide range of industry sectors and international locations.

David has significant experience of identifying potential working capital improvement targets, and developing and implementing detailed plans to realise the saving, resulting in sustainable significant working capital savings. He also has extensive experience of designing and implementing cash forecasting processes for businesses from those demonstrating rapid growth to those experiencing cash challenges, providing them with enhanced visibility and ability to manage cash more tightly.

Prior to joining BDO David worked with one of the Big 4 in their restructuring team in a variety of roles including financial performance improvement and financial diligence on behalf of secured lenders. David is a fellow of the ICAEW.