Former businessman becomes a doctor to help small firms grow

Peter Flemming
Peter Flemming
Peter Flemming
Peter Flemming

A corporate high-flyer  is injecting new life into local firms after becoming a  business DOCTOR.

Peter Fleming managed more than 300 staff as operations director of a leading business but now wants to give something back to other growing companies.

Peter will be badsed in Carlisle providing support and strategic advice to owners and directors, helping them to improve their productivity and achieve their potential.

Peter said: ‘I have a background in business development and experienced in providing coaching for sales and business growth strategies which will benefit SMEs. I grew through the ranks to become Commercial Sales Director then Operations Director, responsible for 320 staff.

‘I’m very enthusiastic about developing franchises and working with associates in the area, and I’m looking forward to the challenge. I have lots of ambition for the future and am keen to use this knowledge and experience to give something back to local businesses and business owners.’

With years of experience in sales, operations management and enhancing performance utilising coaching skills, Peter feels he is well equipped to help SMEs grow. This led him to join Business Doctors, the UK’s fastest growing support service that delivers hands-on, aspirational support.

Co-founder of the Business Doctors Rod Davies said: ‘We are delighted to be strengthening our presence in the Cumbria and Lancashire region. Peter is a great example of our Business Doctors across the country. His experience will enable him to provide excellent support to SMEs so they can achieve their potential.’

Outside work, Peter is an active man, enjoying outdoor sports including cycling both on and off road, and sea kayaking.

Business Doctors’ advice is geared to drive business growth, from strategies for sales and boosting profits, to advice for effective people management, accessing finance and acquiring other companies.

Peter will also be delivering some free business seminars in the area during March, April and May. Phone 07966 686112 or visit for more information.



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