Alex leads a variety of SME projects within Yorkshire, helping owner-managed businesses unlock their exit opportunities while delivering accurate financial forecasting and due diligence services for both banks and individuals.
December 14, 2023
Hentons Corporate Finance, a leading firm in the field of M&A, and a joint venture with Hentons Chartered Accountants, is delighted to announce the nomination of two of its eminent Corporate Finance Executives, Harry Bushell and Alexandra Neller, for the prestigious Young Accountant of the Year at the upcoming Insider Yorkshire Young Professional Awards.
In a demonstration of their commitment to excellence and professional growth, both Harry Bushell and Alexandra Neller have been recognised for their outstanding contributions to the field of corporate finance.
Since joining Hentons Corporate Finance more than two years ago, Alexandra Neller has applied her accountancy knowledge and experience to a wide range of M&A services for SME’s, including forecasts, financial due diligence reports, valuations, business disposals and acquisitions and advising on transitioning to employee ownership trusts. Alex has a passion for financial due diligence and has demonstrated her ability to thoroughly investigate financial information to be able to flag areas of concern for clients quickly. Coupled with her concise and candid writing style, Hentons has received excellent feedback on her financial due diligence reports. As project lead on numerous M&A transactions, she demonstrates enthusiasm and actively contributes to the growth of her team. Alex enjoys working with her clients to ensure the best possible outcome for their requirements.
In response to her nomination, Alexandra Neller stated, “I am honoured and thrilled to be nominated for the Young Accountant of the Year award. This nomination is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team at Hentons Corporate Finance. I am grateful for the opportunities I’ve had to contribute to meaningful projects and transactions, and I look forward to continuing to make a positive impact in the field of corporate finance.”
Harry Bushell who has been in the Hentons Corporate Finance team for the last 4 years has navigated the intricate financial landscapes of the past year, including the challenges posed by COVID-19, the shipping container crisis, geopolitical conflicts, and fluctuations in interest rates. His ability to assess and negotiate the best outcomes for clients amidst these challenges reflects his dedication to professional growth. Harry’s exceptional communication and collaboration skills have not only facilitated meaningful relationships with colleagues and clients but have also contributed to the successful completion as project lead on multiple transactions, including disposals, acquisitions, MBOs, MBIs, and EOTs over the last 12 months. Harry also performs fully integrated forecasts, valuations and financial due diligence reports but passion lies with M&A activities.
Expressing his gratitude for the nomination, Harry Bushell commented, “It’s been a fantastic personal achievement to be shortlisted for the Young Accountant award. This recognition is a testament to the support and guidance we receive at Hentons to complete and overcome ever-changing challenges within the industry. We’ve had a busy year completing various transactions, and this nomination fuels our commitment to delivering exceptional service to our clients, together with my excitement for doing more transactions in the future.”
The Insider Yorkshire Young Professional Awards ceremony is scheduled to take place on Thursday, 1st February 2024, at New Dock Hall in Leeds. Hentons Corporate Finance extends its congratulations to all nominees and looks forward to celebrating the achievements of Yorkshire’s young professionals at this prestigious event.