Practical Business Solutions is a company based in Wigan, Lancashire servicing clients across the North West of England and beyond with a range of financial services including accountancy, payroll, bookkeeping, business and personal tax planning and a range of insolvency services. With easy access to the motorway network, Wigan is a perfect location to service our clients and we pride ourselves on our personal service and willingness to meet our clients face to face on a regular basis to help plan out a range of financial support services.
At PBS we also pride ourselves on having professionally trained individuals offering a truly transparent and honest service. Below you can see a summary of our Principal and by contacting him, appraise his credentials in more detail.
Between themselves our principal Mike and consultant Stuart, who are both Qualified Accountants and licensed to practice, have a combined experience of over fifty years gained in all aspects of Accountancy, Tax and Business Management which can be tailored to suit almost all issues arising in today’s difficult and challenging economy.
Mike Hickman is a CIMA qualified professional with over fifteen years experience at Board level gained within multi-disciplinary sectors of several Blue Chip Companies in addition to running his own Third Party Logistics Business. Mike also has an extensive practical background in Supply Chain Solutions and Warehouse Management Implementation.
More recently, Mike has gained extensive experience in Turnaround Specialism, Acquisition and Disposal Solutions, Complex Taxation Issues, Foreign Currency Management, Funding Solutions and Shareholder Protection.
Mike has gained this experience through real life situations and extensive investment in learning the theory as well as the practice.
In his spare time, Mike is a very keen follower of Rugby League with his passion being Wigan Warriors.
He is a family man, married with two daughters and is a foundation governor for his local primary school in Orrell.