Gerard joined Dow Schofield Watts as a Director in the Corporate Finance team in January 2016.
He is a Chartered Accountant with the ICAEW’s Corporate Finance Qualification and has a BA (Hons) Degree in Accountancy and Finance.
After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant, Gerard spent 13 years at RSM Tenon (previously Lathams) before moving to Sheard Packaging as Finance Director in 2012.
Gerard was a Director of Corporate Finance at RSM Tenon advising entrepreneurs, investors and companies on disposals, acquisitions, MBO’s, fund raising and private equity across a wide range of sectors.
Gerard spent 3 years as Finance Director at Sheard Packaging managing an investment and growth strategy.
Gerard is experienced at providing strategic commercial advice to entrepreneurs and growing businesses, offering a perspective from both industry and practice.