Having experienced difficulties obtaining professional, experienced assistance for the financial aspects of business transactions at a reasonable cost, Liz Scannell set up Baytree Financial to provide a service doing just that.


Based in Central London and Surrey, we are happy to work remotely or to travel to your place of business as required.


Baytree Financial's clients include large and small scale companies covering a broad spectrum of industries including real estate, healthcare, online retail and technology.


Baytree Financial is a small consultancy set up to provide companies with financial resource at a reasonable cost.

LIZ SCANNELL FCA - Founder of Baytree Financial Ltd

Liz Scannell, qualified as a chartered accountant with Deloitte and spent 10 years at the firm before moving to become FD at Serviced Office Group plc, a rapidly growing, AIM listed, property company.


Liz has a wide range of financial and transactional experience, with particular experience real estate, with recent work including:


  • private and public fund raising providing total of £22m new funds, including preparation and presentation of marketing presentation to attract potential investors

  • negotiation of banking facilities and associated coventants

  • budget preparation and reporting

  • cash flow forecasting and management, including in restricted circumstances

  • managing finance teams

  • fund reporting

  • running corporate acquisition process

  • running corporate and property sales processes

  • preparation of circular for shareholders

  • design and implementation of effective internal controls

  • Company Secretary for an AIM listed company

  • commercial and financial due diligence


If you would like a full copy of Liz's CV, please get in touch.