Our work is built on partnerships and collaboration. Developed through our commitment to continuous learning and research. We have an extensive network of specialists in innovation management, systems thinking and executive coaching



Harrie Folland

“I’ve been writing in one way or another for the last six years, my work moving from digital marketing manager to trainee patent attorney to freelance copywriter. Although the subject matter has changed over the last six years, my love for words and eye for detail both remain just the same.” Harrie Folland

Roberta Hardwick

Strategically-led Design Director with over 15 years’ experience, working for leading agencies including Seymour Powell, Ogilvy and McCann Erickson, and within in-house design programs alongside consultancies such as Fjord, The App Business and Accenture. Roberta Hardwick

Dr. Helen Meese

Chartered mechanical engineer with20 years’ experience in industry. An  accomplished public affairs and policy specialist, delivering consultation and thought leadership to Government, industry and the public sector on engineering.  health & care.   Dr Helen Meese

Paul Inness

I help people to join up the dots between insights, innovation and then the implementation. Often this is called strategy! My specialties are: Market analysis, customer insights, strategy development, product management, data and analytics, digital transformation, innovation, M&A, and organisational change.Paul is a co-founder of the Oxford University Innovation workshop program with Angela Hobbs. Paul inness

Paula Rixon

Customer research specialist, working in women’s health, wellbeing and accessible success programs.  Paula is the founder of a private women’s health and menopause group, with over 15.2k members, she works with solo entrepreneurs, business owners and micro businesses. Paula Rixon

James McCallough

James works  closely with start-ups and small businesses, providing scalable digital marketing. He uses a variety of digital tools to promote measurable, adaptable growth for your business. James specialises in website development, content marketing, SEO and automation. James McCallough



Cass business School

Bayes Business School, formerly known as Cass Business School, is the business school of City, University of London, located in St Luke’s, just to the north of the City of London. It was established in 1966, and it is consistently ranked as one of the leading business schools in the United Kingdom.

Henley business School

Henley is one of a selection of global business schools to hold triple-accredited status from the UK, European and US awarding bodies. Each of the accreditation bodies exists to raise the standards of business education and takes into account all aspects of the Henley experience, including learning faculty and research.

Ashridge business School

Ashridge Executive Education is the executive education programme of Hult International Business School, housed in Hult’s Ashridge Estate campus. Formerly an independent business school, known as Ashridge Business School, Ashridge completed an operational merger with Hult in 2015.



Chatsworth Schools

Angela Hobbs is a member of on the Advisory Board of Chatsworth Schools. They have a proven track record of outstanding educational leadership with real integrity, a passion for schools as learning communities and a commitment to excellence.

Life Science Innovation

Angela Hobbs is a Non-Executive Director of OBN and Chairs the HR Special Interest Group. OBN is a not-for-profit Membership organisation supporting and bringing together the UK’s life sciences companies, corporate partners and investors. 


Quarmans is a global legal, people management and compliance consultancy offering advice, support and training on all people related matters. We work with Quarmans on issues relating to Women’ s Health, Menopause Policy and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion.