Our Alchemists

Bill Teasdale


Bill is a non-executive director of a number of private companies including British Engines Limited, Vertu Motors, Astrum Limited, Bedmax Limited in addition to him being a Governor of Northumbria University.

An accountant by training, he was a Partner at PriceWaterhouse Coopers and led their north of England practicve from the early 1980s. Bill has substantial experience of corporate transactions and within the quoted company environment coupled with vast experience of supporting growing companies.

He helped to establish Northern Investors, the dedicated regional venture capital organisation and was heavily involved with public sector regeneration body, The NewcastleGateshead Initiative. He was non- executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee at Reg Vardy plc between 2002 and 2006. Prior to this he was the Senior Partner at the Newcastle upon Tyne office of PricewaterhouseCoopers.