The role of the finance function is rapidly changing in response to ever increasing responsibilities: in determining strategy, evaluating risk and ensuring value creation. The focus on governance and financial integrity has ensured that the need for superior technical competence is essential.

Our Accounting & Finance Practice has been at the forefront of the trends that shape this critical function for over twenty years, their expert knowledge and experience helping our clients navigate an increasingly complex and competitive talent landscape in order to determine their requirements, secure exceptional candidates and build great finance teams.

The clients we support are diverse from: Fortune 500, FTSE 100 and AIM-listed companies, major national corporations, international groups, private equity-backed businesses, family-owned and managed organisations, together with a range of public sector and small and medium sized enterprises.

We specialise in identifying and attracting highly skilled permanent and interim finance professionals for the following sectors:



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However, an organisation’s effectiveness can be significantly reduced by such issues as personal differences, lack of strategic alignment, or failures of structure and governance, so we also provide a full range of complimentary board services including board assessment, board development and succession planning to help our clients ensure that this does not happen.

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Case Studies

Establishing and building a new Finance team in the consumer products industry

With the recent formation of the new company it was decided to re-locate the European Head Office function from Belgium to Richmond. Lord was contacted to help with the recruitment of the new Finance Team (10 roles) ranging from the European CFO to an AP Accountant.

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Building a new energy finance team.

The Company Established in May 2011, our client is an exciting and innovative entrant into the energy market providing simple to understand tariffs and outstanding customer service. The new Energy group are part of a wider range of businesses with revenues of £1.2 billion From their inception in May 2011 to entering the domestic supply market […]

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