Consultant Directory

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Mike Barnato
Services: Sharpening business performance, using martial arts principles.

Hedley Basford
Services: A holistic approach to helping companies be more successful than they would otherwise be – achieving sustainable and profitable growth.

Sally Brazier
Services: Marketing, Strategy and management of Design, including: Branding; Product and service development; Promotion; Websites; Premises.

Andrew Brown
Services: Coaching/mentoring at board level, Business strategy, operational planning, readiness for financing

Diana Brown
Services: Executive Coaching, consulting, design and delivery of integrated assessment, leadership development and talent management interventions to support business strategy

Gareth Bunn
Services: Bespoke training courses – communications, presentation, trusted advisor; Executive and leadership coaching; Bid team coaching – design of message; Management consulting

Peter Burton
Services: We are specialists in employee engagement. Do you have excessive levels of absenteeism in your company, lose too many talented employees, see good customers defect? Statec have a proven method to correct these situations and so help you achieve a superior financial performance. To obtain these results, we show you how to raise your levels of employee engagement, that is to get your people to behave more like co-owners of the business. Adjusting your management style to create the climate for high engagement is well within the capabilities of most business owners or CEOs and will produce noticeable results within weeks.

Gia Campari
Services: Unleashing individual and team potential through leadership and innovation

David Corless
Services: Strategy performance management, M&A transactions support and corporate value governance.

Ron Cruickshank
Services: Providers of Strategic Thinking, Strategy Implementation, Strategic Change Management, Executive Mentoring and Coaching

John Dawson
Services: Consulting and interim management

Bob Empson
Services: Strategy, marketing, change, organisation development and facilitation. Executive coach.

David Fairbairn
Services: Management Consultancy in the Financial Function at board level; also implementation of financial & Accounting systems; management training in financial function

Alan Finn
Services: A professional management and marketing consulting group, FINNbiz Consultants specialise in the development of profitable business for SME and larger companies, usually in engineering and technological fields, customising and leading programmes in business development, new product development and the sales and marketing of products and services in B2B, industrial markets.

Kelvin Forrester
Services: Business & Application Consultancy relating to ERP Software. We work closely with our clients to ensure that they get real business benefit form the ERP software they have. Although we specialise in Microsoft Dynamics AX & Infor FMS SunSystems, we have also
worked other systems.

Peter Franklin
Services: Management Consultancy and Decision Support focused on the energy and utilities sector

Sue Granshaw

David Grant
Services: A public sector focused consultancy, working primarily with health, social care and not-for-profit organisations. Services provided include policy/strategy review and development; implementation of new and innovative ways of working to improve quality of care and deliver more efficient services.

Jeff Herman
Services: -Solving financial management problems -UK Partner for Keynelink Strategy Execution Management system -The design of Target Operating Models

Peter Holt

David Jefferson
Services: CRM and relationship database solutions for public consultations with special attention to reporting the outcome of large stakeholder engagement initiatives.

Graham Kennedy
Services: An experienced strategy consultant and programme director who helps mid to large technology organisations develop and implement strategies to capitalise on opportunities in the market. Expertise developed while working with Accenture and A.T. Kearney.

Steven Kerzman
Services: Business Transformation, Target Operating Models, Performance Improvement, M&A, Change Management, Lean-Six-Sigma, Agile, Process Re-engineering, Strategy Execution Management, Systems Implementation (e.g. ERP, CRM, PLM), ISO-27001 ISMS Lead Auditor.

Gavin Makowski
Services: We reduce your costs and risks by blending international trade operations with supply chain management expertise. This is offered via a range of competitive hands-on support solutions. That is what sets us apart.

Simon Martin
Services: Helps financial services institutions run finance and operations effectively

Martin McEnery
Services: Coaching and consultancy in teamwork, leadership, change and project management, and negotiation

Hartley Millar
Services: Governance audit, dialogue and network facilitation, non-executive directorship, business angel

Alan Penson
Services: Specialist for smaller and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). We work with management teams and owner managers to find and implement practical financial and operational management solutions.

David Peregrine-Jones
Services: Revenue growth consulting for the mature B2B. Strategic advice and guidance for hi tech start-ups.

Noorzaman Rashid
Services: Current Master of the Worshipful Company of Management Consultants After graduating in Design and Technology he went on to study operational research and became an author and speaker on quality management and organisational performance. At the University of Warwick Business School, he led several international pieces of work in Japan, Russia, South Africa and the USA. His early career included a spell in public service, becoming the youngest ever Deputy CEO of a major Unitary Authority. He has worked for several global firms at board level including: Harvey Nash Group, BNB Resources, EDS and ATKearney, building significant businesses through organic growth, mergers and acquisitions. Noorzaman’s focus is now on business transformation through talent acquisition and development using “inclusion” as the DNA for accelerating performance improvement and growth. He is a NED and strategy adviser to a wide range of businesses including The Business Laboratory (Houston), Strategies for Change (South Africa) Clarity Informatics, Benton and Shergill, Friary West and HR Turning Point (UK). His portfolio of public service Non Executive roles has included Chair of the NHS Institute for Innovation’s Worldwide Board. He was an early founder of a Multi Academy Trust, EACT, growing it from an initial £10,000 grant from the Worshipful Company of Mercers to a turnover of £150m, opening 30 City Academies. He is a board member of the Foundation for Social Improvement, Chair of FutureVersity, a City based charity working with young people in challenged communities to become “job ready” and Firstsite, a new £28m Art Gallery in East Anglia. He is a former Trustee of the National Youth Orchestra GB and English Touring Opera. Noorzaman was born in Yorkshire in 1963 and is married to Kulbir Shergill. They have three children, Suriyah, Jamahl and Tara.

David Shannon
Services: Diagnosis, solution identification, fix.

Richard Shearing

Colin Spiller

Hugh Stafford-Smith
Services: Sales management consulting

Gordon Stewart
Services: To provide strategic business and marketing advice and support to established small and medium sized businesses.

Stephen Sweid
Services: 1 – STRATEGIC COACHING and CONSULTING, e.g. strategic direction, strategic planning, quantum leap change, Marketing strategy, business plans, business model canvas, balanced score card, blue ocean. 2 – STRATEGIC RESEARCH, e.g. comprehensive Market studies, Business plans, International, Middle East. 3 – TRAINING, 1 – 5 days courses.

Philip Taylor
Services: Supply chain management for manufacturers and distributors, including demand forecasting, inventory management, S&OP, and production planning.

Mike Thompson

Peter Tomkins

Barry Tuckwood
Services: Strategy Development; Project Definistion and Project Management; Change Management; Procurement; Process Review; Project Review

Ketan Varia
Services: I am the founder of Kinetik solutions which was formed in 2007 and delivers business transformation, process excellence and change management in operational settings.

Judith Wainwright
Services: To enable leadership teams to achieve their performance goals by delivering effective organisational change programmes and improvement projects that engage customers, staff and other stakeholders.

Nicholas Warn
Services: Responsible Profitability; Business Strategy; e-Business; Management Systems; Performance Management; Process Improvement; EFQM Excellence – Model, Levels and Awards.

Nanette Young
Services: Young Scott and Company provide professional procurement expertise to create and develop resilient organisations in private, public and not for profit sectors