About Us

We are innovative leaders in our field with clear policy insight. We have a 25-year track record of delivering interesting and engaging work supporting public bodies, non-Governmental organisations and the voluntary sector. Our clients include Department for Education, The Big Lottery Fund, NHS, LEPs, local authorities, Sport England, The Scottish Government, UK Sport, Heritage Lottery Fund, SROI Network and The Premier League Charitable Trust. We have offices in Glasgow and Manchester supported by a pool of experts and strong partnerships that allow us to work across the UK.

Our commitment to quality is evidenced by feedback from our customers and a range of external accreditation.

Quality managed

We have been assessed and approved to BS EN ISO 9001:2008 evidencing our strong customer focus and commitment to continual improvement. We have Prince2 accredited staff in each of our offices.

Environmentally responsible

We are an environmentally responsible company and hold the BS EN ISO 14001:2004 standard for environmental management. We have a strong commitment to using public transport and minimising waste. We actively encourage using public transport and less than 5% of all our business travel is by private car.

Committed to Plain English

We train all our staff to use Plain English. We use the Plain English Campaign’s guidelines for our reports and other written material.

Socially responsible

We provide extensive support to the third sector and social enterprises including through our CSR work. We recently delivered a free workshop programme from Orkney to Cornwall benefiting 200 voluntary organisations. We actively encourage volunteering among our staff.