Crisis Management

We all go through a crisis at some point in life. We are here for you and your business when times get tough.

When you experience a time of challenge in your business, let us guide you.

Every business owner’s worst nightmare: an event or situation with the potential to destabalise, damage, and in extreme cases ruin a previously healthy company. We’re not talking one of life’s ups and downs here, which are normal over the course of both life and business. A true financial crisis can cause irreparable harm to a business’s cash flow, customer relations, and the wellbeing of its employees.

The close personal relationship we build with our clients makes us perfectly placed to provide specialist crisis management support when the worst happens. When an unexpected emergency occurs, we’ll be by your side to establish a crisis management plan and work along with any protocols you already have in place.

Keeping a calm head is vital. The specialist team at Michael Filiou have the technical expertise to help you ride out the storm and begin planning for a better future.


As accountants, we have a close personal relationships with our clients. These relationships last for years, and we see clients through times of positive growth, as well as times of challenge or difficulty.

In our experience, you will go through a time of crisis at some point in your life. Whether it originates from a personal or business situation, it will affect you emotionally and financially.

When that happens, we’re here to guide you through it.

Michael Filiou, Business founder

Experienced In Crisis Management

In a difficult situation, it can be hard to see the bigger picture. The issues are so integrated, and one area always affects another.

Our team has the experience to sift through the issues until we find how they are connected. We will look at the whole picture, personal, business and financial.

This way, instead of feeling overwhelmed and confused, you’ll have clarity about the most critical actions that have to happen right now.

Only then, when the crisis is past, will we work with you to go deeper, and investigate core reasons behind the problem.

Solving The Core Issues So It Never Happens Again

Initially, we diagnose what’s at the root of your crisis and solve that swiftly.

But once that’s done, you want to be sure that your crisis isn’t something that will be repeated in your business. Once you’re feeling comfortable and at peace again, we’ll look at the situation with a practiced eye, and help you fix systems and processes so the business is protected from future crisis.

Not only are you not in crisis anymore, you’re now confident it won’t happen again.

Some Crisis Examples

Here are a few examples of the type of crisis situation we have dealt with in the past. Each situation is unique, and you can rely on complete confidentiality when sharing your situation with us.


Providing assistance with the aspects of financial settlement during a difficult divorce or separation.


Liaising with both beneficiaries and third party advisors during a disputed will situation, providing support and advice on the financial issues.


Providing advice to a client’s legal teams who are dealing with the financial and tax aspect of substantial commercial disputes.

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We all go through crisis at some point in life. We are here for you and your business when times are tough.