Bigfish Franchising is a franchise consultancy business based in Belfast, Northern Ireland, but with direct operational experience in franchising in the UK, Ireland, and Sweden. We promote franchising as a low investment and cost effective business format for SME’s to expand and grow their business, and as an attractive and viable route for anyone interested in starting their own business. 07Franchise Consultant, Bill Andrew holds an engineering degree from Queens University Belfast but has been involved in Sales and Business Development roles for most of his working life, working in a Sales Management capacity for a number of blue chip manufacturing companies before his first foray into the world of franchising some 16 years ago, with the world renowned Pirtek franchise in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Since then he has been involved with franchising in a diverse range of businesses, including Renewable Energy, Automotive, Health, Logistics, and most recently in Business Consultancy. Bill now works with SME and Micro Business owners to develop new Franchise Format businesses and helps both new and established Franchisors to develop and expand their networks through effective Franchisee Recruitment and in the training of new franchisees. And if you're considering the franchise route to starting your own business, Bill will give you free and impartial advice to help you find the right franchise opportunity for you, helping you to evaluate a prospective franchise to buy, at no cost to you, and for as long as you need him. "I've lots of experience in operational franchising and business development and I think a sound understanding of all areas of franchising and marketing so please do feel free to contact me for a free and informal initial chat". mob:    07730 700006         email:  bill@bigfishfranchising.com