Martin Haywood, FCMA, CGMA |

Martin is an energetic operational and commercially perceptive finance director who harnesses a Dashboard and Scorecard culture to create financial information sets that underpin steps in business value. His passion is to maximise the potential of the people and business with whom he works.

Martin’s 30-year track record has included working with SME businesses and owners to optimise business performance, lead turnarounds, restructure and grow organisations, ensure the effectiveness of core business processes and generate accurate, relevant and up-to-date business information. In service of this, he works as a non-executive director, portfolio FD, project manager or emergency project/problem fixer.

He has worked with ValueStep since 2019 and brings particular strength in the manufacturing and automotive sectors, where he specialises in:

  • Performance management systems
  • Turnarounds
  • Change management
  • Systems and business process design/re-engineering