Boost your business, live your dream!

Running a business is exciting but in an increasingly complex and changing world, it’s demanding. With our objective standpoint and business expertise, we’ll help you stay in control, grow your business value, and create the freedom to live your dream.

Fewer than 40% of businesses survive their first five years, and if you make it beyond that milestone, there are different challenges to overcome, decisions to be made and problems to solve. Sometimes even massive success can present its own trials. 

That’s where we come in. If you feel like you have too many roles to play or tasks to execute, and not enough hours in the day, we’ll help bring focus and traction. We’ll provide access to different expertise and resources, so that you can transform your dreams into reality.

Do you have day-to-day operations frustrations?
We will identify and remove the obstacles and frustrations that hinder you from achieving all your ambitions and goals. We can free you up to do what you love, and to focus on what matters most to drive your business forward. Optimise yourself and your business!


Let’s talk about freeing you up to create more success

Are you investing in the right things at the right time?
Every investment is important, whether it’s in time, technology, people or stock. We’ll get to know your business so we’ll understand the key drivers, discover what data and insights will help you make critical decisions, and what actions will move your business forward at the pace you want.


Chat with us about high-value priorities

Are you making the most of your team’s skills and talents?
We can create a culture where your team and your business flourish, growing together to fulfil potential synergistically. It’s truly incredible what you can achieve when you’ve got the right people working with clarity on shared intentions and ambitions. Are you ready to boost performance and create value?


Discover more about thriving principles

What would you do with an extra 8 hours per week?
Put your kids to bed, eat out, learn a new skill, avoid burnout, figure out how to add a million to the bottom line…it’s up to you. If you need more time out of the day-to-day tasks of running a company, we can make sure you find it, while ensuring that your business thrives.


Let’s talk about creating extra time

Why Choose Thrive?

Why Thrive? Because that’s what your business can do when we work together to overcome obstacles, unlock hidden opportunities, maximise value and create a sustainable, profitable business.

Thrive founder, Donna Hepburn, a Chartered Accountant, has over 25 years of experience in a broad variety of roles in different businesses and industries, from SMEs to large corporates.

With her determination to have a positive impact on people’s lives, and an insatiable curiosity, she will quickly build a solid understanding of your needs then passionately share how you can drive your business to success and create value.

With extensive strategic and operational experience as a Finance Director, she will provide proven strategies that drive long-term success.

How Can We Help

Strategic Planning
& Execution

When we understand your vision, why you got into business, how your business operates and what holds it back, we’ll work together to ensure…

& People

Transforming your business will transform your life, and it will impact the lives of others too. Everyone in your business, or who interacts with it influences…

Business & Financial Performance

Almost every company would benefit from an objective view of KPIs, OKRs and resource management. Some of us see more than others in the data…

& Change

Opportunities are everywhere even if they’re not always visible. With our boundless curiosity, attention to detail and ability to deeply understand competitive…


At Thrive, we get it. Running a business can be a rollercoaster ride of emotions. One minute you feel unstoppable, the next it’s overwhelming, frustrating, and exhausting. We understand the challenges that come with running a business, the challenges of managing your finances, time, and people.

That’s why we take a proactive and holistic approach to helping business owners overcome their challenges and provide tailored solutions that meet the unique needs and goals of our clients. We work closely with our clients to build a strong foundation for long-term success, develop effective solutions to ensure sustainable growth, profitability and value.

We provide proven strategies, that optimise your finances, your operations and help attract, engage, and retain the right people, employees and customers, and turn them into raving fans.  We provide the ongoing support you need to navigate the twists and turns, to get back on track and succeed.

Whether your goal is more freedom, to grow your business, or sell your business for a premium, we will help ensure you achieve your goals, and enjoy the journey of building a successful thriving business and your dream life.


Our business and personal assessments are designed to help identify your needs, discover opportunities for growth, to maximise the value of your business, and to help you assess how ready you are to exit your business.


Working closely with you and your team, we will understand how your business operates so that we can help set strategic direction. We will identify and analyse your most pressing issues, provide solutions that will improve performance and profitability, and help you prioritise the value drivers that will accelerate results in your business and personal life.


When we understand exactly how your business operates, we can identify areas that may be holding you back and uncover opportunities to maximise the value of your business. Whether your objective is to grow, scale, or exit your business, we’ll devise a focused roadmap that you can execute. Not only that, we will provide the tools and guidance to help you see it through to completion.

Acceleration Programme

Our 1-to-1 and peer group programmes are designed to unlock hidden opportunities that make your business more predictable, more profitable and more sustainable. They identify common traps that silently bring down many businesses so you can take steps to avoid problems.  This allows you to focus on the value drivers that accelerate results in your business and personal life.

CFO/FD Consultancy

When your business is not yet ready for a full-time CFO/FD, we provide the skills and expertise on a part-time basis. Once we understand your business goals, we’ll provide a customised solution to help boost the performance of your business and significantly increase it’s valuation.

Group Programme  –  2023  *Dates now available*