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Working to Build Sellable Businesses with Mike Finger


Working to Build Sellable Businesses with Mike Finger

By , April 28, 2023
mike finger

In this episode, Darryl interviews Mike Finger, a successful small business owner with over 25 years of experience in buying, building, and selling multiple businesses.

Mike shares his insights on why so many small business owners get the exit process wrong, and what the biggest mistake they make is. He emphasizes the importance of being prepared and ready to sell, and how owners can simplify the complex topic of business exits.

Despite acknowledging the complexities of the subject, Mike shares his simple approach to creating a business that can be easily sold. He also delves into the concept of an “unsellable” business, shedding light on what it is and how to avoid it.

Whether you’re a small business owner thinking about selling your business or just interested in the world of exits, this episode is a must-listen.

For more on this topic and perspective, check out this episode on Succession Plus Youtube Channel and Exit Insights Spotify.


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Darryl Bates-Brownsword

Darryl Bates-Brownsword

CEO | Succession Plus UK

Darryl is a dynamic, driven Business Mentor and Coach with over 20 years of experience and passion for creating successful outcomes for founder-led businesses. He is a great connector, team builder, problem solver, and inspirer – showing the way through complexity to simplicity.

He has built 2 international multi-million turnover businesses; one now operating in 16 countries. His quick and analytical approach cuts through to the core issues quickly and identifying the context. He challenges the status quo and gets consistent, repeatable and reliable business results.

Originating in Australia, Darryl’s first career was as an Engineer in the Power Industry. Building businesses bought him to the UK in 2003 where he quickly developed a reputation for combining systems thinking with great creativity to get results in challenging situations.

A keen competitive cyclist, he also has a B Eng (Mech) Engineering and an MBA.