Ksenia Cook, ACCA

Hourly Rate: £125

Expertise

Who Am I?

I solve problems and create opportunities for businesses to transform and operate smarter, leaner, and faster.

I'm an experienced Business consultant, qualified as a chartered accountant (ACCA), with an MSc in Investments and Finance, and a BSc in Business and Management.

I have extensive experience in delivering business solutions for both large organizations and SMEs, including PE-backed businesses. I work with start-ups and businesses going through expansions and other transformations.

I bring large corporate expertise to the SME sector.

Ksenia can help with

Increasing Performance and Profitability

I can your businesses to achieve higher levels of performance and profitability through:

Optimising business systems for growth and high-quality service delivery;

Elimination of non-value added activities and resource waste in business processes;

Developing and implementing cost reduction programs;

Improving cash-flow and management of working capital;

Increasing accuracy and reliability of financial reporting, budgeting, and forecasting.

I apply the most appropriate Business Analysis and Lean Six Sigma methodologies to optimise and align business processes to support business strategy.

Governance and internal frameworks

I can advise and implement your governance and internal control frameworks in order to:

Minimize risks of fraud;

Reduce exposure to legal and financial disputes;

Improve control over business assets and liabilities;

Improve transparency and accountability.

GDPR Compliance

I can advise and help your business practical solutions to become and stay compliant with the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), with minimum costs, administrative burden, and interruptions.