Experienced Licensed Insolvency Practitioners

Everything you need to know about insolvency, recovery or turnaround can be found on this site or is one call away – 0208 088 0633.

The Administration of VMS Live 2011 Limited and VMS Live (Venues) Limited

Hugh Jesseman & Steve Illes were appointed Joint Administrators (JA’s) on 15/07/20. Ticket holders of cancelled events should contact their ticket issuer directly about availability of a refund, or their credit card company. The JA’s are working to allow as many events as possible to proceed. Ticketholders should contact the ticket issuers directly for confirmation.

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Need Help with Insolvency, Recovery or Turnaround?

If you or your business is facing insolvency, the sooner you contact us, the more we can help.

Contact us for a FREE Initial Consultation

For more than 23 years, our experienced team of 7 Licensed Insolvency Practitioners, dedicated case workers and support staff have advised over 2,000 clientswhen it isn’t business as usual’. We have helped them preserve as much of their business as possible, turn their business fortunes around, or when absolutely necessary, managed as orderly a closing down as possible.

We specialise in: Company Voluntary Arrangements, Company Administrations, Pre Pack Administrations, Liquidations, Individual Voluntary Arrangements and advise on Employee Benefit Trusts / APNs.

Our Licensed Insolvency Practitioners act for clients – both Corporate and Personal – nationwide from our offices in Central London and Brentwood, Essex. We also have offices in Croydon, Salisbury, Bournemouth and The Cotswolds.

Early action is the key to avoiding or surviving financial difficulties.


staff member

“Thank you so much for handling the voluntary liquidation of my company in a prompt and timely manner. You kept me informed at all times during the process and were always available to answer any queries. I would not hesitate to recommend your firm’s services.”

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Members Voluntary Liquidation

“…….I am particularly pleased to have this opportunity of thanking Sunney and the team at Antony Batty & Co for the fast and efficient liquidation of my company which has been a big relief.”

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Members Voluntary Liquidation for Gauss Investments Limited

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Another Successful Members’ Voluntary Liquidation

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Click here to see some of our testimonials and case studies.

Insolvency Solutions and Advice for Business Turnaround and Recovery

Businesses face insolvency (and ultimately failure) for many, often interlinked, reasons. These include cash flow problems, HMRC arrears, difficulties raising finance and other external factors beyond their control. We specialise in delivering all types of insolvency solutions and advice, including business recovery and restructuring advice, to companies that are facing insolvency. We work to find the right solution to your insolvency problems.

Corporate Insolvency Solutions

Personal Insolvency Solutions

If You or Your Business is Facing Insolvency, the Sooner You Take Action the Better

Whatever the reason for an insolvent situation, it is highly stressful and therefore the sooner you take action, the better. There are two broad outcomes to the specialist help and advice we provide.

  1. Business Recovery and Turnaround. If there is a core business that is profitable or has the potential to be profitable, then we will work with you to help you make the right decisions to turn your company around. As a result, this may, or may not, involve a formal insolvency procedure.
  2. Closing Down and Winding Up. If, however, the business is failing and there is no way to rescue it and turn it around, then the only solution is to implement as orderly a cessation of trade to stop the hole getting any deeper.

Contact our Licensed Insolvency Practitioners if Your Business is Facing Insolvency

If you or your business is facing insolvency, contact us or call us on 0208 088 0633 for an initial FREE chat about the way forward. If you decide to retain our services, we will listen to your problems and work closely with you. We will use our skills, experience and expertise to tailor an insolvency solutions plan that is right for you and your business.

The insolvency licence holders of this practice are licensed as insolvency practitioners in the UK. The license is from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.