David Birne


David Birne joined Opus in 2019 having previously been a corporate recovery and insolvency partner in a mid-tier accountancy firm where he qualified both as a Chartered Accountant and Licensed Insolvency Practitioner.

He has been working with distressed businesses and individuals for the past 30 years promoting recovery if possible but if he is unable to do this, working with stakeholders in an open and collaborative way to ensure the best outcome for all concerned.

High profile roles include being appointed Administrator and selling a top 10 e-learning business, selling a well-established football statistics website as a result of which creditors were paid in full and there was a distribution to shareholders and working with a national business in the charity sector with over 1,000 employees. David also works on the more complex s110 reconstructions.

In his spare time David enjoys spending time with his family, cycling, gym, cinema and watching football, cricket and most sports.