Tony is an exteremly hard working, talented retailer. He managed the business of a chain of shops in difficult trading conditions in a harsh economic climate. His ability and deep rooted retail knowledge and experience combined with his exceptional managerial abilities ensured that his objectives were delivered on time and on budget. He was a pleasure to work with.

Chris Lee

Stoy Hayward

member of the Interim Management Association
Turnaround Management Association
Non-Executive Director Network business link approved

Tony Heywood- Retail Troubleshooter

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Tony Heywood of Gilcrest Services Ltd has over 35 years experience in the High Street Retail Industry in particularly the fashion FMCG and Leisure sectors.

Tony is an Interim Manager specialing in change management and turnaround and recovery for SMEs. His ‘hands on’ approach quickly gets to grips with the financial situation, optimising stock, reducing debtors and controlling overheads whilst maximises sales.

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Tony Heywood of Gilcrest Services Ltd has worked with High Street Banks, Venture Capital Companies, Big 4 Accountancy firms and R3 members (Rescue, Recovery, Renewal) assisting companies in change management and restructuring of businesses

If you are looking for an Interim Manager to assist with managing change, need help in restructuring or require someone with operational experience to run the business whilst the assets are sold, we can help. We have experience in the retail, wholesale and distribution industries and in particular in Fashion, FMCG and Leisure.