Restructuring, Advisory and Turnaround

Helm has a range of business advisory and turnaround services. From fluctuating market conditions to cash flow pressures, many businesses find themselves in a position where implementing a turnaround strategy (e.g. company restructuring) is important to stem losses.

If a business is struggling financially, recognising the warning signs of solvency and responding quickly is vital.


We can assist secured lenders when their clients are facing financial difficulties, and provide directors with detailed viability and strategy recommendations.


Depending on your trading and operational needs, we can provide services tailored to:

  • Investigate a business’ viability and working capital requirements

  • Evaluate the options available to repair working capital and reverse under-performance

  • Create and implement an agreed turnaround and growth strategy

  • Assist the business to monitor its future performance

  • Deliver crisis management support, including the provision an interim senior management team


When time is important, our experienced Helm problem-solvers provide restructuring advisory to move quickly from ideas to implementation.


Contact us for support during volatile, often difficult and challenging times.

Professional Team

Stephen Hathway


Managing Director


  • Bachelor of Fin Admin (Accounting) – New England (AU) University

  • Master of Economics (Accounting) – Macquarie University


  • Registered Liquidator

  • President of the AIIP (Association of Independent Insolvency Practitioners)

  • Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand

  • Professional Member of ARITA

  • Justice of the Peace – New South Wales



Stephen is a Chartered Accountant, Registered Liquidator and the Director of Helm Advisory. Born and raised in Tamworth, Stephen has over 35 years of professional and commercial experience, allowing for him to gain a comprehensive understanding of the corporate world. Through the many jobs that Stephen has taken on, he has also gained an extensive contact list, assisting him in the success of his cases.

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