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Jonathan Williams

Non-lay member

Appointed to IRB: 1 January 2021


Jonathan retired from full-time work in May 2021. Until retirement, he had been a partner and on the management board at Bishop Fleming LLP, a top-30 accountancy practice based in the South West, where he led the Restructuring team. He had been an appointment-taking Insolvency Practitioner dealing with solvent and insolvent companies, providing restructuring, recovery and insolvency advice to creditors, directors and shareholders. He is also a holder of the ICAEW Diploma in Corporate Finance. From 2001 to 2010 he was a Corporate Adviser on OFEX and PLUS Markets.

He led Bishop Fleming’s Corporate Finance team for several years, before moving into restructuring in 2012. From 1992 to 1999 he was Group Financial Controller of a public company listed on the London Stock Exchange.

He is a Trustee and the Honorary Treasurer of the Bristol Benevolent Institution, a charity helping the elderly of Bristol and its environs.

Declaration of Interests

Membership of, or interests in, formal bodies or groups, including other professional bodies


Membership of ICAEW Council, ICAEW Boards and other ICAEW Committees

  • Member of Insolvency Committee until 31 December 2020. Now resigned.

Partnerships, Directorships or beneficial interests in companies

  • Alderley Properties Limited (privately owned property company owned with wife and two friends (very small – owns one property and is not trading)).

Professional or social relationships with individuals who have business relationships or who compete with ICAEW

  • None

Any other matters you feel should be identified

  • None
Jonathan Williams