Chris Sellars and Matt Milnes lead all services provided by Needle Mackenzie Spencer. Their broad experience across large and small corporates, banking and professional services is unparalleled.
We offer consulting, mentoring and coaching for directors and business owners assisting them with their strategic decision making. We work alongside you to challenge your thinking whilst acting as a sounding board and a voice of reason.
We’ve completed countless sale and purchase transactions, and bring genuine deals experience and expertise to your board room. With years of hands-on, operational knowledge, we understand the challenges of the deal process and offer unrivalled support before, during and after your transaction.
Chris is a Chartered Accountant with a broad range of commercial experience including:
- Corporate Finance Partner in leading Yorkshire accounting practice
- Associate in an international bank
- Managing Director of SME business following MBO
- Finance Director of an international business
Chris’s broad range of experience, including completing an MBO and owning and running an SME business, brings hands on experience to support his advice.
Matt is a Chartered Accountant who took the decision to move into Corporate Finance. Over the years he has worked on multiple different transactions across all fields and sizes of corporate finance including distressed funding and business support.
In 2012, following winning the Young Dealmaker of the Year Award at the Insider South Yorkshire Dealmakers Awards, Matt spent 2 years working in the corporate team of Lloyds Bank, looking after a small portfolio of clients ranging from £25m to £460m turnover, before moving back into corporate finance.