An antidote to traditional consultants

Change Agency is a research and consulting business that helps companies and non-profits to anticipate, plan and deliver change successfully.

Everything we do is based on the principle that change comes from within. It’s a simple but powerful proposition.

Many change initiatives don’t reach their objectives. They often fail because they’re imposed top-down by consultants with an over-reliance on process or on one particular solution.

We set up Change Agency to be different. We are outcomes-focused, but have no vested interest in implementation. We aim to make our clients self-sufficient, rather than dependent. We don’t copy and paste from other clients.

Above all, we listen rather than tell. And we do it with you rather than to you.

Jonathan Obermeister on what makes us different


Compromising at Work
Tim Johns | 8 March 2016

There are few aspects of life that don’t involve making compromises. Every part of our existence involves curtailing individual freedom or postponing desires in order to co-exist with others. We happily obey rules that limit our personal liberty, such as driving on the left or paying taxes, in order to benefit from the security that […]

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Loneliness of MSI leadership
Barry Clarke | 8 February 2016

The executive leadership of even the most successful multi-stakeholder initiatives (MSIs) is often a lonely and unrewarding task. Over the past two decades, we have seen impressive growth in the number and reach of MSIs which formalise and encourage the design, development and implementation of systems to transform production methods and supply chains for the benefit […]

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