Member Since: 8th Nov 2005
Ken Frost MA FCA FIPFM is based in the UK. He is a chartered accountant with over twenty years international experience of FMCG industries, consumer electronics, rough diamond distribution and the Internet.
He has worked in; KPMG, Philips Electronics, De Beers. He is a director of Phoenix Commercial Ventures Ltd (a venture capital company operating within the DPRK), he runs a network of websites under www.kenfrost.com “The Living Brand”. He is a member of Gerson Lehrman Group Councils, an Advisor with Guidepoint Global and an Expert with Ergo. He was also on the board of Daedong Credit Bank (a foreign invested joint venture retail bank based in the DPRK).
- The Gerson Lehrman Group Councils are global networks of executives, physicians, scientists, engineers, attorneys, and other professionals who deliver expertise and decision-making assistance to business, government and investment leaders from around the world. Ken writes articles covering business issues for Gerson Lehrman News, and is an Accounting & Financial Analysis Council Member (AFA Council Members include CFOs, former top regulatory body officials, partners from the world’s leading accounting firms, academics, forensic accountants, and other financial executives).
- Guidepoint Global is a global consulting and research firm that delivers superior, customised expertise and research tools to professionals in finance, professional services and industry. Clients include some of the world’s leading private equity firms, mutual funds, hedge funds and strategy consultancies.
- Ergo is a global primary research and consulting firm delivering unique insights to help their clients make informed decisions. They have built a network of in-country teams and local experts, all deeply “embedded” in their sectors in over one hundred countries across the globe. Their analysts extract information from their frontline experts and apply custom research frameworks and synthesis techniques to craft their insights into a detailed mosaic.
In January 2013 Accountancy Age ranked him 25th on their Financial Power List 2013: Big Hitters. This list identifies the top 50 who the magazine thinks will be the biggest players in accounting and finance during 2013. He also appeared on the list in 2011 and 2006.
In addition to developing and growing the KenFrost.com network of sites, Ken is happy to discuss and explore any business opportunities/proposals (both national and international); which make use of his experience and skill sets.
4th Mar 2011
The bullying tactics adopted by HMRC re collecting debts are somewhat hypocritical, given that HMRC takes at least 6 months to pay its debts:
BTW, as you can see from the above link...it's now OK to use red diesel on the open road as HMRC can't afford to pay for checks to be made etc.
22nd Feb 2011
The Mistress Question
The house in which Mr X keeps his mistress is the one which will be regarded as his second home:)
5th Dec 2008
Have you asked HMRC to turn it off and turn it on again?