Barry joined Harris Lipman Chartered Accountants in London in 1967, becoming a Partner in 1972 and Senior Partner in 1988 until he merged the firm with Menzies LLP in 2015. Since then he has operated his own consultancy.
During his long career, Barry has provided a wide range of accountancy, taxation and financial advice to businesses and individuals, notably as a licensed Insolvency Practitioner for over 40 years In that capacity he has advised on all aspects of both Insolvency and Turnaround Procedures. Armed with this expertise, Barry has acted as a catalyst in several situations which have brought about increased returns to creditors, while saving jobs and limiting disruption to businesses and markets.
Outside working life, Barry's wide interests include ballet, theatre and opera, as well as travel and Tottenham Hotspur Football Club.