STRATEGY & LEADERSHIP CONSULTANTS
Strategy is nothing without capable leadership. Leadership is redundant without a strategy to guide it. That's why we focus purely on these two disciplines. We help medium and large organisations develop and achieve their strategic goals through collaborative, leader focused consulting.
We are a small company - a husband and wife team that bring together SME and corporate leadership experience, underpinned by academic knowledge. The benefit of being small, is that you'll always know who you'll be dealing with; you'll get the partners every time.
Mike Clare spent 10 years as MD and co-owner of a group of veterinary practices in West Sussex, tripling the value of the business before sale. He has lectured on positive organisational culture and essentials of successful business management, winning awards for business support. Mike has also bought and sold businesses and has been involved in supporting numerous start up ventures. Mike has a Masters Degree in Management Consulting, specialising in Strategy and Culture and works across industries, leveraging clients' industry expertise with his strategic expertise to create made to measure, high impact solutions.
Dr Liz Walker has had numerous senior roles in SMEs and spent 4 years as a Senior Strategic Regional Director in a billion pound corporate organisation. She is a qualified Executive Coach and Leadership Consultant and sits as a Non Executive Director on the board of a European Veterinary organisation. She is also sits on the board as a trustee of a charity for the homeless in West Sussex. Liz works with individuals in senior and middle management roles to help transform their leadership skills and develop their growth mindset to achieve excellence in their organisations.
Creating a strategy is challenging in any business environment. But with your industry expertise and our strategic methodologies, we can create a powerful vision of your future and a road map to success. We don't believe in a one size fits all, templated approach to strategy. Everything we do draws on experience and theory, choosing the best methods, and collaboratively putting them in our clients' contexts to achieve a strategy that is feasible, achievable and that meets company goals.
Leaders are the conduit for any successful strategy. We can assist in diagnosing key leadership development areas and work with leaders within client organisations in a training and executive coaching capacity, to ensure that your strategy, vision and values cascade throughout the organisation and deliver results both in organisational effectiveness and on the bottom line.
Danielle Greenberg - Owner, The Liverpool Vets
When I wanted to launch my own vet practice, Mike was the calm head of experience. He helped me plan and think like a business owner all the way through to launch and beyond. We won Best UK Start Up at our industry awards in our first year!