Our core team is highly experienced in supporting businesses of all sizes and stages of maturity, particularly within the areas of Innovation, Health, Care, Wellness and Digital Technology.
All of our team have an excellent reputation for professionalism, quality and for being wholly customer focused.
Bill is a highly experienced consultant with a well honed reputation for innovation and for "getting the really difficult jobs done."
Originally from a financial background, Bill has also been a leading player in founding several highly successful businesses (Commercial and Third Sector) and played key roles in establishing several bodies tasked with business advocacy and, organisations concerned with helping disenfranchised groups in the housing, finance and energy areas.
He brings a vast wealth of cross-sector experience and contacts as well as having a big personal commitment to improvement coupled with what is often cited as "…an innovative approach to solving organisational puzzles."
"Ian is a business, financial planning and strategic development 'problem-solver'".
Ian has held a number of senior strategic project roles in the commercial banking sector in Scotland and also has gained extensive Business Enterprise experience from a number of senior client relationship roles.
Ian has particularly strong communication and interpersonal skills bringing expertise as a critical and creative thinker with a practical approach to creating options. He will help your business to connect business objectives with operational plans that can win the support of owners, external funders, partners and colleagues, and articulate a strong, clear strategic and financial rationale for action. An Economics graduate, Ian also holds an MBA from University of Strathclyde Graduate Business School. He has also graduated from the Harvard Business School Executive Education programme in Innovation, Strategy & Service, Customer & Marketing Management and Leadership."
Co-ordinating and managing the team's Operations and Events, Gracia is a highly experienced ICT project manager and trainer.
She has consulted and supported many major IT project implementations across the UK for clients such as Network Rail, Standard Life, Royal Bank and QA Scotland. Gracia has also consulted and supported a number of specialist projects (funded by the Scottish Government and European Commission) in the Health, Wellness and Independent Living Sectors.
MSc, BEng (Hons)
Alan provides consultancy around project management and business development to the health sector in Scotland.
His experience as a medical physicist in radiotherapy, nuclear medicine and physiological measurement specialising in radiation protection has helped in the evaluation of medical innovations and the management and commercialisation of resultant technology.
He also has extensive exposure to working with SME’s in an innovation and health & wellbeing environment including managing a business networking website service for inventors and innovative companies and organisations to access people, resources and services to help manage the protection of their ideas, develop and commercialise the resultant technology. Alan holds an MSc in Clinical Physics from University of Glasgow, and a BEng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from University of Aberdeen.
MBA, MA (Hons)
Ronnie has held responsibility for the development of research, consultancy and collaboration with business on behalf of the academic sector (Brunel University), and has substantial experience of business coaching.
Previous experience also includes project management and delivery in a range of consultancy assignments, including e-learning, business development and sales and marketing.
Ronnie holds an MBA from Cass Business School, City University, London; is a graduate of the Gateway Business Administration Programme at University of St Andrews; and holds a MA (Hons) in Scottish Historical Studies from University of Edinburgh.
MSc, BSc (Hons)
Alan is a skilled digital practitioner and management educator, particularly in developing ICT-based strategies for public and private sector clients.
He has worked widely within the public sector, including the NHS (where he has worked on projects for NHS Healthcare Improvement Scotland, NHS Lothian and the eDental Portal).
Alan has a background in International Marketing, Market Research and Internet Marketing and is a visiting lecturer at the University of Strathclyde and Glasgow Caledonian University as well as a member of the Market Research Society and an EU approved management consultant. Alan holds an MSc in International Marketing from University of Strathclyde, and a BSc (Hons) in Business & Manufacturing Systems Engineering from Glasgow Caledonian University.