Greg Whitehead - Director
Greg is a Chartered Certified Accountant, a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and a Fellow of the Association of Business Recovery Professionals (R3). He has over 30 years standing in his specialist field.
Greg began his career from school at local accountants Ryecroft Glenton.
He moved to KPMG in 1990 and was introduced to Corporate Recovery and Insolvency work.
In 1995 he joined Deloitte, progressing to senior management. His work, across the UK, was focused on independent business reviews and monitoring assignments for Banks and managing formal insolvency cases, including significant trading cases.
In 2004 Greg formed Northpoint to provide advice and solutions to North East businesses.Greg's Linked In profile
Mobile: 07900 241 464
Linda Farish - Consultant
Linda is a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner working with owner managed businesses in distress situations.
She has worked in the insolvency sector for 25 plus years, initially with a Big 4 firm and then local practices.
Whilst the turnaround of a business is her priority, when this is not possible she advises on the best insolvency solution.
Linda is past North East Chair for R3, a trade body representing turnaround experts and insolvency practitioners and served on R3’s Council and Small Practitioner Group.Linda's Linked In profile
Mobile: 07308 662 252
Gary Wemyss - Case Manager
Gary joined Northpoint in 2021 from a national firm. He has worked in Insolvency since 2015.
He has completed his initial insolvency exams and is now studying towards an ICAEW qualification.
Gary's main role is managing the efficient and compliant progress of formal insolvency appointments.
Mobile: 07792 604 698
Rita Escott - Cashier and Office Administration
Rita began her career in Estate Agency administration before a senior PA role for Venture Capitalist 3i plc in the 90s.
After a break to raise children she returned to work with a national insolvency firm setting up in Newcastle. After 8 years Rita joined Northpoint in 2015 as Cashier as well as office administration.
Tel: 0191 280 4128
Rachel Bryant - Manager
Rachel has 25 years experience across all insolvency matters, is a qualified accountant and Insolvency Practitioner. Her services are provided on an outsourced basis through Evolve IS, a leading outsourcing provider.
Rachel assists with case closures, employee matters and pension issues.Rachel's Linked In profile