Rodney has 46 years business experience. Brought up in an engineering family, he naturally progressed to a degree in mechanical engineering at Liverpool University. From there Rodney went on to chartered accountancy training with Coopers and Lybrand to broaden his business outlook, with a view to business consultancy. His accountancy training led to a group accountant’s role with a Montague L Meyer subsidiary, a general manager and financial manager role with a stainless steel products importer, and an accountant and IT systems manager role with Strutt & Parker.
Rodney’s interest in administration and accounting computer systems led to him being head hunted into the Piggott & Whitfield Group in south Manchester, where he remained for 28 years. During his time there, he was responsible for taking the accountancy, administration, estimating and networking systems, through all the technological changes, developments and enhancements that were required by a fast changing IT world.
Rodney is a seasoned professional in the fields of accountancy & taxation, financial management, general management, information, communication & technology systems, and property management. Rodney has a disciplined yet flexible approach to challenges combined with the ability to create a non-confrontation working environment whilst achieving results.