Interview with Chris Ford – Business and Management Faculty Board Academic
Thanks to their combination of business, culture and the health benefits of being in the country, rural towns, with support such as the Towns Fund rural towns can help economic recovery, says Chris Ford
I joined Deloitte in corporate recovery instead of taking the audit route to accountancy. I went straight into a world of trading receiverships and running insolvent businesses. When I moved from London to Leeds, I got more involved in investigations and working with small and medium-sized enterprises. I learned a lot about what makes a business work. After a couple of years, I thought it was time to run my own.