Meet the team

Everybody at Clark Business Recovery takes pride in providing the best possible service

That’s why you’ll find:

  • We’re leading specialists in our field who provide independent, professional advice
  • We take the time to fully understand your circumstances, only then do we provide you with the best advice based on your situation
  • Our entire team works in partnership with you and in the best interests of all parties

Dave Clark


Dave ClarkDave co-founded the practice in July 2007.  He started in the industry in 1986 working for several large to medium sized practices before deciding to enter into practice himself.  Dave is a licensed Insolvency Practitioner dealing with all aspects of insolvency with a special interest in advising owner managed business.

Dave is licensed to act in the UK as an Insolvency Practitioner by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Dave has now had the opportunity to put his own ideas into practice with the goal of making Clark Business Recovery the first port of call for accountants, lawyers and other advisers to businesses when it comes to providing insolvency advice to their clients.

In his spare time Dave enjoys travelling, sport and music.  Dave has had a season ticket for Leeds United since 1984 and can just about remember the last time they were any good !

Contact: email Dave here


Ben Ramsay


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Phil Clark



Phil has worked for the company since inception having worked part time whilst at University before taking up a full time post as a trainee administrator. He also gained experience working part time for a medium sized insolvency practice in Leeds whilst completing his A level studies and whilst at university. Phil graduated from Leeds Trinity with a degree in Business with Sport & Leisure.

Philip passed the Joint Insolvency Examination Board exams in 2014 having previously passed the Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency Exams in 2012.

Phil is licensed to act in the UK as an Insolvency Practitioner by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

Philip likes to keep fit and enjoys playing football.  In his spare time he also likes to go away on Skiing holidays and tries to enjoy watching Leeds United (on the rare occasions when they win).

Contact: email Philip here



David Hines


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Natalie Clark


Natalie ClarkOn completing her Law Degree Natalie became a full time member of staff and began studying for her CPI exam.  She successfully passed the exam in 2015 and now works on expanding her experience in both corporate and personal insolvency cases with the support of her colleagues.

Contact: email Natalie here




Wendy Chapman

Office Manager

Wendy ChapmanWendy is the first point of contact for all visitors and callers.

After gaining 15 years’ experience in a similar role with a medium sized insolvency practice, Wendy joined the company in May 2009 as office Manager.

As well as managing the office, cashiering, organising marketing events, organising staff, helping with case work, and attempting to organise the boss, Wendy enjoys solving all types of problems to ensure that the office runs smoothly whilst not forgetting to be “Mum” to the office.

Contact: email Wendy here



Archie Scott


Archie joined the firm in August 2017 as an Apprentice, having spent his previous 2 years studying A levels in Business, PE and Law. Archie is currently studying for his AAT examinations.

Outside of work Archie has a keen interest in sport and plays cricket for Pudsey St Lawrence in the Bradford Premier League and has represented Yorkshire CCC in junior age groups.

Contact: email Archie here



Ethan Lovell

Apprentice – Administrator 

Contact: email Ethan here