An independent financial consulting and corporate management firm based in London

We offer a flexible scope of services from one off engagements or on-going close working relationships.

Bespoke

Tailored to your specific needs and priced accordingly.

Professional

Qualified chartered accountants with extensive industry experience.

Independent

Available to occupy independent Board positions, such as chairing the audit committee.

About Us

Westend Corporate is a boutique accountancy firm based in London that provides independent financial consulting and corporate management services.

We help businesses with little or no financial experience as well as established corporations seeking to outsource their finance function or compliment it with additional capabilities. Westend’s founders have a vast array of accounting and corporate experience having worked across multiple industries.
 
You will be working with highly skilled professionals who benefit from a combination of world-class training and hands-on practical experience. We understand that no two companies are the same and therefore do not apply a ‘one size fits all’ strategy. By opting for Westend Corporate, you will receive a personalised and bespoke service provided in a timely and professional manner.

Services

Accounting and Financial Management

Westend Corporatee provides outsourced accountancy services and solutions, as either short-term one-off engagements or on-going working relationships. Services available include:

• Bookkeeping
• Management accounting
• Financial planning & analysis
• Financial reporting.


Administration and Business Support

Westend Corporate offers comprehensive back-office administrative and support services, including:

• Accounts payable
• Business banking
• Virtual office
• Payroll and human resources
• Insurance
• VAT registration and returns

Transaction Services

Westend Corporate specialises in the provision of transaction services, helping manage the due diligence process for acquisitions and project managing public stock exchange listings.

Company Secretarial and Compliance Solutions


Westend Corporate offers company secretarial services to private, public and listed companies.
In addition to basic company secretarial services, such as coordination of board meetings, minute taking and filings, we ensure compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements and provide corporate governance advice.

Through our partnership with Formity LTD , a leading supplier of cloud-based compliance solutions, we offer secure and automated insider list maintenance for Market Abuse Regulation and periodic training for Anti-Bribery & Corruption.

Corporate and Management Consulting

Westend's core offering is the provision of corporate and management consulting services. We can assist across the full spectrum of the business life cycle, encompassing:

• New company formation and shell takeovers
• Corporate and tax structuring
• Promotion
• Project assessment and evaluation
• Financial, legal and technical due diligence
• Project and change management
• Process improvement
• Internal control review and implementation
• Treasury
• Dissolution

Legal Consulting


• Specialism in multi-jurisdictional transactions
• Company formation
• Corporate structuring and finance
• Corporate adviser on LSE (Standard) Listings
• Adviser to listed companies
• Identifying appropriate management/advisers
• Debt and equity structuring
• Corporate governance
• Due diligence and verification
• Legal opinions
• Non-disclosure and non-circumvention agreements, exclusivity agreements etc
• Regulator interface
• Banking and financial matters
• Project management
• HR matters
• Regulatory announcements
• Background checks and investigations

Core competencies

We work across a wide range of markets and industries and are always looking to expand into new areas of expertise,
however we have specific strength in the following:

London Stock Exchange & AIM

Mining & exploration

Technology

Construction Materials

Meet The Team

Greg Kuenzel FCA CA – Senior Partner

Greg Kuenzel holds a Bachelor of Business Degree and is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. Greg has many years of experience in providing accounting and corporate advice in a diverse range of industry sectors across multiple jurisdictions and regulatory environments.

After starting his career in Audit & Corporate Services for Horwath Chartered Accountants in Perth, in 2003 he relocated to the UK where for the past 17 years he has worked with both listed and private companies, at senior management and board level, providing advice on structuring, listings, transactions as well as general corporate and financial consulting services.

Garth Palmer ACA CA BFP – Senior Partner

Garth holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.

Garth has many years of experience gathered across a wide range of industries and disciplines. Garth has worked in mining & resources, oil & gas, construction materials, technology and finance industries providing audit, risk advisory, compliance, transaction and business process improvement services. Garth has recently been working with AIM listed companies, predominantly within the mining and resources industries, providing corporate and financial consulting services. In addition to being a partner of Westend Corporate, Garth is currently Non-Executive Director of AIM listed SigmaRoc plc and founder of Formity LTD.

James Mahony CPA – Partner

James holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (Hons), Master of Accounting and is a qualified Certified Practising Accountant.

Since relocating from Australia to the UK, James has spent the past seven years working on resource exploration projects and producing mines in North America, Africa and Europe. This has also included working with AIM listed companies as well as private companies in the pre-IPO phase.

Nastasha Bracko CA – Finance Manager

Nastasha holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) degree and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand.

Nastasha has over 8 years’ experience in Business Services & Advisory for private businesses over a range of industries in various countries. In 2017, she relocated from Melbourne, Australia to the UK and is currently working on a portfolio of AIM listed and public company clients across various industries including mining & resources, construction materials and technology.

 

Emily Bavin ACCA – Finance Manager

Emily is a member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants and has over 7 years of experience in Business Services and Advisory.

Previously an audit manager at PKF, Emily managed a portfolio of privately owned and listed clients in a range of industries such as mining & resources, construction materials and biotechnology. Since joining Westend Corporate, Emily works with listed companies and private companies in the pre-IPO phase, operating out of Europe, Australia and North America.

 

Nicola Baldwin – Legal Partner & Magistrate

Nicola is a UK practising solicitor specialising in capital markets and corporate transactions.

Nicola practised in the City of London before moving in-house over 10 years ago where she worked as sole in-house legal adviser. She joined Westend Corporate in 2021 as Legal Partner. 

Her experience includes a range of multi jurisdictional corporate finance transactions, M&A and IPOs. She is a trusted adviser to a number of retained clients.

As well as being a practising solicitor, Nicola regularly sits as a Magistrate in Central London. She was appointed by the Lord Chancellor in 2012. 

 

Testimonials

Contact

Address:

Second Floor,
7-9 Swallow Street,
London,
W1B 4DE

Contact:

T: +44 20 8142 5409
F: + 44 20 7681 3861

Careers

We are always on the lookout for new talent with relevant corporate and financial experience to be part of our expanding team.
Being a boutique corporate management & financial consulting firm, you will gain exposure to all levels of business.
If you are interested then please send us an open application with your resume to jobs@westendcorporate.com

Partners

Our preferred suppliers to work with and whom we recommend to our clients are as follows:

Westend Corporate uses Xero’s online accounting software and is a certified advisor.

Westend Corporate uses Formity to manage and automate its clients compliance obligations.

Westend Corporate

Westend Corporate is an independent
financial consulting and corporate
management firm based in London offering
an array of services across a diverse range
of industries.

Contact

Second Floor,
7-9 Swallow Street,
London, W1B 4DE

T: +44 20 8142 5409
F: +44 20 7681 3861

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