women 1209678 1920 bwBxBy helps energise businesses of all sizes from dynamic start-ups with innovative ideas, to global giants with new strategies, planning, marketing and resourcefulness, to maximise their commercial potential and get them from position X to Y. 

We recognise that organisations need to be increasingly flexible and responsive to changing markets and demands, so we ensure our clients have the right knowledge and skills at the right time to enable their business to grow or respond to new challenges and we stay to help manage change. 

We are focused on driving growth with commercialisation, smart ideas, pioneering solutions and bespoke strategies. No one-size fits all. Using commercial innovation we add value and accelerate growth, whether it be commercialisation of a new product, service, brand or technology. 


Team Leaders

Our differentiated approach is customised to meet individual requirements. We work closely with our clients and collaborate on all levels to ensure we have a deep insight into the dynamics of the business in order to develop transforming solutions that deliver a real competitive advantage and business growth, providing interim or outsourced support as required.

Our team of business consultants are agents of change who seek to identify our clients’ DNA of opportunity, address their challenges, and work alongside them to transform their enterprises, services or products. 

Paul Bottomley
(Founding Director) 
PAB profileAn experienced business leader and engineer with a track record of developing and delivering business and product strategies across a range of industries, on a global basis. Paul has a successful background in design, commercial and business development. He is a graduate engineer and holds a Masters degree in manufacturing-orientated Business Management.

Paul has worked for many global businesses, from start-ups to FTSE 100's in new product and market development including one of UK’s top three fastest growing manufacturing companies and is an award-winning design/engineer.  Formerly Director of Engineering and CEO of Haberman where he was responsibility for working with corporate finance secured multimillion financing through a combination of investment and grants leading a multi-company, multi-disciplinary NPD team including academics, medical professionals and engineers through initial research, development, validation and to final production of a range of multi award winning products with a strong intellectual property portfolio.

Every second of every day, someone, somewhere, is using a product developed or brought to market by Paul.

Pauline Christie (Founding Director) 

PGC0818bwPauline is a successful entrepreneur, business leader and connected person in the corporate communications space.  During her career, she is has held director level positions and founded and developed award-winning businesses.  She has a track record of building businesses and retaining impressive international client portfolios, advising organisations of all sizes from dynamic start-ups to global brands in both the public and private sector. She is a first class strategic and tactical marketeer and public relations professional. She has worked in a wide range of sectors and service lines and her wealth of experience incorporates business development consultancy, global business enterprise and journalism, crisis communications, risk and reputation management.  

Key achievements include winning London Dockland's Businesses of the Year, the London Chamber of Commerce e-Commerce Award for an SME software application, and the City of London Business News Award of Excellence for Services to IT communications.  

Colin Moughton

CMoughton bwColin is a Chartered Engineer and Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers.  He is an experienced cutting edge mathematical modeller, manager, mentor, engineer, consultant, and managing director. Consistently leading teams and creating successful new high volume products across global markets.  Colin is listed as sole or joint inventor on over 100 patents.  

Dr. of Philosophy Field Of Study (Mechanical Engineering & Computer Modelling) PhD: Dept. Mechanical, Aerospace and Manufacturing Engineering. University of Manchester: Finite Element Simulation for Manufacturing of Bimetallic Thermostats and has a Masters degree in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering.


Michele Byrne 

Michele is a first class graduate with a post-graduate diploma in Business Management (Marketing) from the University of Cape Town and the Chartered Institute of Marketing. An experienced B2B marketeer with customer relations expertise. Key accountabilities include marketing strategy development, planning, implementation and managing all aspects of the product lifecycle.