Accomplished business consultants

Optimise4 is a team of accomplished business consultants based in the UK and Europe, with a proven expertise in assisting organisations develop and achieve their strategic business objectives.

Why choose Optimise4?
A track record of success – our growth strategies work. For example, Business and Strategy Supportwe are helping clients move their win rates in some cases from 20% to over 70%.
Technical expertise – providing customers with highest quality, latest standards of technical publications at a fair price and / or managing a diverse group of suppliers to ensure the final product is delivered on time, price and to the quality expected.
A quality team of consultants – Their expertise and contacts within your industry can efficiently overcome the hurdles your business is facing to drive sustainable growth.
Education is our game – working in partnership with schools and colleges across the UK and Europe bringing entrepreneurial skills and enterprise into the classroom. With a mix of business and educational consultants to provide a unique and compelling offer.
Fair rates and meeting the standard – high performing programme management offices can transform performance. We can help you to achieve benchmark performance.
Our knowledge and insight will smooth your journey – Optimise4 boasts a distinctive, multi-national network of specialists and senior decision makers, from a wide number of different industries and sectors. These resources are critical for those organisations seeking to enter new markets for the first time.

The Optimise4 team of accomplished business consultants has successfully applied its skills in many different areas including the public sector, education and those businesses that are just starting out.

Why Choose Optimise4?
Tim said ‘the event provided me with access to new ways of thinking in the world of business innovation that I am able to use every day. The networking with other like-minded people facing similar problems and challenges was very useful and has led to us now doing business with another company, overall an extremely beneficial experience – Tim Piper, CKT Engineering

Peter said, ‘getting the product to market quickly is our challenge, we have strong customer interest and have overcome the technical and regulatory issues, we are now ready to move into the next phase of production. Attending the Innovation and Growth programme provided me with practical and useful tools as well as a broader understanding of how innovation works in successful companies, It was an excellent programme’. Peter Thornton, Dermatuff

“I have worked with Gary for 18 months during the development of my company, Greenhus, which supplies and installs External Wall Insulation.  Although Gary is not an expert in the field of External Wall Insulation, he has challenged and probed to ensure the focus necessary to devise a clear strategy for the growth of my start-up business. By working with Optimise4, Greenhus has moved from a start-up idea to an established business with reputation and value. We will continue to work together to take Greenhus through its next growth stage.” Jack Penfound, Managing Director, Greenhus

”I have had the pleasure of working with Gary on a number of projects over the past 3 years and found him to be a truly inspirational business leader. Gary has a quality that allows him to get the very best out of people and form strategic and powerful relationships at all levels. Gary has the enviable ability of being able to take a complex problem and translate it to a simple, easy to adopt outcome. I look forward to being able to work with Gary on more projects in the future.” Caroline Lindsay-Clarke, Client Partner, Harmonic Ltd (now Senior Manager at PwC)

”I’ve engaged with Gary on a number of occasions over the last decade and have consistently found that his breadth of knowledge and experience have been invaluable to the development of my business interests. He is highly effective as a mentor and facilitator demonstrating the highest levels of professionalism in all that he does, and he is capable of galvanising thought processes in both individuals and groups to produce the essential light bulb moments that make all the difference. In short, Gary Nichols is one of those rare consultants who actually does add value, and I would unhesitatingly recommend his service to any of my clients. Jeremy Hurst, Chief Marketing Officer

”Gary provided consultancy to the team during a significant change project. His experience of what makes partnering work combined with his ability to consider the longer term strategic impact of change made a big difference to the success of the project.” Mark Pierson, Director at DCLW