Mike Blain

Mike Blain Office Managing Partner, Basingstoke

Mike is the office managing partner for the Basingstoke office. He is an accounting and business advisory partner with over 30 years’ experience. He specialises in working with entrepreneurial businesses at board level providing commercial and financial expertise/focus.

Mike is a financial reporting, authorised individual with expertise in FRS102 UK GAAP. He utilises his knowledge and experience working with predominantly mid-market businesses.

In his role as an accounting and business advisory partner, he has a rounded understanding of business and business owners. His commercial experience brings an understanding of how to build a successful business, what drives value, managing risk, building successful teams, linked to strong financial management and a clear set of strategic goals and a clear action plan.

He is one of the firm’s strategy specialists delivering bespoke strategy days and providing mentoring/coaching to mid-market entrepreneurial businesses, this helps them with long term strategic change. Mike also provides commercial/financial expertise through ongoing attendance at board meetings, usually with a focus on achieving business value and realisation through sale.

Through Mike’s experience of working with a range of businesses, he has jointly developed the RSM tailored advisory tools. This is an online system which RSM’s partners and directors use to gain a clear understanding of clients’ priorities and future plans. Through developing this system and process, Mike has enabled RSM as a whole to add value to client’s business and personal affairs.