Who We Are

Our Story

Administration.co.uk is an association of Licensed Insolvency Practitioners. We have a combined team of 60 employees and we specialise in corporate insolvency including administrations and pre pack administrations.

Our main office is in London and we have regional offices in Bristol, Cambridge, Colchester, Exeter, Hereford, Ipswich, London, Milton Keynes, Norwich, Peterborough and Poole.

The firm employs a total of eight licenced insolvency practitioners. All of our licenced insolvency practitioners are regulated by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

If you would like further information please get in contact with us. We are happy to give any initial advice for free.

Senior partners

Andrew McTear

David Kirk


Andrew McTear

Andrew McTear is an expert adviser to businesses in financial difficulty.

Andrew is a Chartered Accountant and a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and co-founded McTear Williams & Wood in 2000 which has grown to operate from eight regional offices across the South East including London.

Email: am@administration.co.uk


David Kirk

David Kirk is a licenced insolvency practitioner authorised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.

David started his own practise in Exeter in 1992. The firm has grown to have regional offices as well as a London base.

Qualifications and Authorisation:

  • Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, member number 7793479.
  • Insolvency licence number 8830.
  • Marsh enabling bond reference QBEIP1201.
  • David is a Fellow Member of R3 the insolvency professional body.

Email: dk@administration.co.uk

David Kirk did exactly what he said he would. I’d be lost without Administration. Without David, we would have gone bankrupt by now. Really good

Sophie M