Richard Lewis

Partner, Restructuring and recovery

Areas of expertise

Personal and corporate insolvency appointments;options reviews; exit strategies; independent business reviews; refinancing engagements.


Richard is a Restructuring and recovery specialist with 20 years’ experience working with corporates from the small to the very large across a wide range of sectors.

He qualified as an accountant with a big4 firm working across the South West and Wales as well as spending over two years working in Grand Cayman.

Richard joined Smith & Williamson in February 2017 and has an extensive network of contacts including in Thames Valley and Southampton.

Notable client work and achievements

  • Administrator of a £100m turnover tier 1 automotive supplier which was traded for three months and achieved a sale saving c.750 jobs.
  • Trading administration of a £47m turnover aircraft maintenance provider.
  • Supervisor of the CVA of a point of sale print supplier that created a significant turnaround following a period of turmoil.
  • Business reviews in a number of sectors including contracting, leisure and recruitment.

Professional qualifications/memberships

  • ACCA, CPI, JIEB and Certificate in Corporate Finance.

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