Looking to exit from your business in the next two to five years?
We can help you achieve the best outcome.

Looking to exit from your business in the next two to five years?
We can help you achieve the best outcome.


Access a community of like-minded professionals

Our business advice network includes specialists in HR, marketing, finance, law, IT, and other key areas of support. So, whatever challenges and opportunities your business is facing, we can deploy the ideal combination of skills and knowledge to suit your needs.

When you work with Henchards, you’re not just gaining the wisdom of an adviser, you’re also benefiting from access to a community of business owners like you. This means you can expand your network of contacts, make useful introductions, and potentially unearth sales opportunities or business partnerships.

We’re big believers in the power of referrals and love to help business owners make valuable connections with their peers. That’s why we run regular joint events for the business community – and we also aid local charities through these events.

Ian Parker

Having started Henchards in 2003, Director Ian Parker knows first-hand what it’s like to face the complex challenges of running a business. He also has extensive corporate experience, with a career spanning high-level positions in sales, marketing, customer service and operations. Ian has been a senior manager and director of both large corporates and start-ups, helping him develop a strong strategic vision. In addition, Ian has served as a pension trustee and a volunteer mentor, helping the long-term unemployed start their own business.

Annette Warren

With more than 25 years’ experience of working with senior leaders, Annette Warren knows what it takes to succeed in today’s challenging business environment. She knows that people are at the heart of every successful organisation. That’s why she is committed to helping individuals and teams find the clarity, confidence and commitment needed to operate at the top of their game. Annette provides practical Leadership Development and Systemic Team Coaching solutions that enable clients to unlock their true potential, achieving performance improvements far quicker than they thought possible – a key component for preparing you for your exit and your team for the next stage of their business journey. 

Nehal Chohan and Yasmin Mahmoud

Nehal and Yasmin are dynamic professionals who bring together over 20 years of business support expertise across diverse industries. Driven by a passion for flexibility and a desire to empower fellow business owners, they’ve embarked on an exciting journey by establishing their own Virtual Assistant businesses. They provide a range of support services to Henchards from managing the monthly business lunch, social media and digital marketingTheir full spectrum of services is available to Henchards’ exit planning clients where they play an integral role in enhancing productivity and effectiveness.  


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Do you recognise the need for some extra help running your business? It may be time to work with a business adviser.