Business partnership Regional Franchise Partners come from various walks of life and in March 2021, Iain McCoo joined their ranks from a high-level financial career.
Iain has over 30 years’ experience as a board level finance professional with global investment banks Lehman Brothers, Credit Suisse, and Morgan Stanley, and more recently in the pension and wealth planning sector.
Iain’s unique blend of a strategic approach combined with business acumen and bias for embracing and driving change, has been invaluable in building shareholder value. As CFO or within the general transformation space, Iain has built and restructured businesses in the UK, India, and Brazil.
Having been through several acquisitions and disposals in his corporate life, not all of which ran smoothly, Iain brings experience and know-how when taking sellers or buyers on the journey, navigating the potential roadblocks, enhancing the chances of successful conclusion and optimising shareholder value.
“I am delighted to be able to offer my experience, combined with local knowledge, in enabling Business Partnership clients to achieve their goals”
Belfast-born Mr McCoo said: “After many years spent travelling with my job, I decided to step off the corporate treadmill and look for a new business to apply my skills to.
“Business Partnership was a natural fit as they share my values of trust, honesty, openness and transparency.”
One of the largest independent companies in the sector, Business Partnership have 13 regional offices across the UK offering a comprehensive brokerage service to business buyers and sellers.
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