My Philosophy

As an experienced Business Advisor and Licensed Insolvency Practitioner, Jamie Playford believes in working with clients in a collaborative manner, ensuring he is always helping them achieve their desired outcome. Jamie supports clients in a way that is empathetic and non-judgemental, understanding that many people find themselves in a negative financial situation through no fault of their own. Jamie has been described as approachable, practical and knowledgeable.


Jamie has worked in the insolvency and restructuring industry for over 18 years and is well placed to help both business owners and individuals get their financial situations back on track. Throughout his career, Jamie has continuously strived to develop both his technical and leadership skills and now runs his practice with a focus on delivering excellence and providing his clients with a quality service.


Throughout his career, Jamie has exceeded targets and established himself as one of the leading professionals within his sector. Jamie is an award winning insolvency professional, recognised by his peers as an individual who delivers practical and intelligent solutions to his clients. Jamie has also been responsible for mentoring and developing the insolvency professionals of tomorrow, culminating in industry awards being presented to his trainees.

Jamie Playford: Leading UK Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and Business Advisor

At Leading UK, Jamie Playford has focused on developing a practice that veers away from the traditional punitive image associated with the insolvency industry. Jamie will always take the time to listen and understand what his clients are trying to achieve before presenting a range of practical solutions that will meet those objectives. Jamie is aware that many of his clients fall into a financially distressed or insolvent position through no fault of their own. Therefore he is always empathetic, non-judgemental and always focuses on helping his client reach a more positive position.