A specialist stakeholder engagement, corporate advisory and strategic communications consultancy.

Underpinned by our own research and analytical systems, we enable organisations to understand, manage and improve reputation and engagement across all stakeholders to assist decision-making and corporate governance.

Corporate Governance Reform and the Opportunity for Corporate Affairs

While the proposed Corporate Governance reforms around executive pay, Board diversity and employee representation make the headlines, there are other elements which also need to be addressed – and quickly....

SIFA Forum: Corporate Scandals and Public Hostility to Business

We examined the threat to business from low levels of public trust and the scepticism which exists towards the conduct of big business. It is clear that unless business takes action to address the threats to its collective licence to operate, it will face increasingly disruptive stakeholder action...

Stakeholder engagement – no longer optional

The Boards of UK companies will have no choice but to have adequate data to understand, manage and report on how a range of stakeholders support their business. We forecast in July 2017 that the momentum towards improved stakeholder engagement was accelerating. The Government’s response to the consultation on the Green Paper on Corporate Governance has now made it inevitable...