Paul Vousden - CEO of Corporate Counsel Ltd
Great Companies: Please tell me something about the business and how did you come up with such an idea?
Paul Vousden: I had created and built two successful businesses so I had direct experience of starting, building and selling a company. After exiting from my first business I had a very successful interim executive career with large companies and I saw how effective this short term input could be. This led me to combine my experience of building a business and my time as an interim led me to start Corporate Counsel to help other business owners to grow.
Great Companies: What are the various services and products provided by your company?
Paul Vousden: Growth teams to drive the expansion of a business; help and preparation for selling a business for a genuine return; helping early stage companies to raise investment funding.
Great Companies: Why should one choose you over others in this field?
Paul Vousden: We offer: skills and experience based on experience; a highly focused and 'hands on' approach to driving change and helping companies grow; expertise and mature approach to help business owners achieve their dreams.
Great Companies: What are the struggles and challenges you face?
Paul Vousden: Finding the right clients who want to grow and are willing to invest to achieve their goals.
Great Companies: What do you think are the few main things which are most important for a successful business?
Paul Vousden: A clear plan. Strong commitment. Business owners who are willing to listen to good advice and adapt and grow.