Help, support and guidance for fast-growing SMEs

Creating a successful, profitable business is the dream of many business owners and entrepreneurs. However, those dreams can be frustrated, not because the business is flawed, but because you reach a level of financial expertise that’s beyond your experience.

  • You may hit a plateau of sales or profitability and wonder how you can break through to the next level…
  • You may want to expand but need help in making the right decisions…
  • There may be M&A opportunities that will accelerate your growth or enable you to maximise the value of your business in a sale…

And that’s where Burgis & Bullock can step in and offer specific strategic advice that adds considerable value to your business.

Whether you invite us to sit in on board meetings or ask for help and advice in particular areas of your business, you’ll get a highly qualified accountant to advise, mentor and encourage you in all matters financial. It’s an opportunity for you get the benefit of our years of accounting and financial experience to support you and your in-house team.

Whenever your growing business needs a helping hand

Here are just a few of the Added Value services you can benefit from:

Tax Planning

What’s the right corporate structure for your business? The answer could have a significant impact on the amount of tax you have to pay. This review takes a thorough look at remuneration planning, Corporation Tax planning, Capital Allowances and R&D claims.

The Board Room

You can invite Burgis & Bullock partners or managers to ‘sit in’ on meetings to review and discuss your management accounts and key numbers and offer their advice as if they were members of your board. You can invite them either to act as a ‘Virtual FD’ to your business or simply observe and make recommendations.


The Benchmarking Service measures your business against others in your industry and highlights any strengths or weaknesses as a starting point for developing and fine-tuning your business improvement plan.

Business Valuation

If you need additional finance or are thinking of selling your business, this provides you with an up-to-date valuation.

Systems Review

A full review of your existing accounting and control systems and recommendations for improvement.

Business Plans

Whenever you need a Business Plan you’ll receive an impressive, comprehensive report that ‘ticks all the boxes’ as far as banks and other sources of finance are concerned, including marketing, finance, staffing, cashflow forecast, profit forecast etc.

Buying or selling a business?

Whether you’re arranging a management buy-out, a management buy-in, fundraising or anything else to do with corporate finance, you have immediate access to Corporate Finance specialists who provide you with proactive advice and “hands on” support.

If you would like to know more information about the help and support we can provide, please feel free to contact Sean Farnell or Trevor Day.


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