Why choose Val Davies Consulting?

FreshWe employ fresh thinking, canny interventions and creatively simple tools and techniques
We apply commercial savvy anchored to stakeholder insight and rigorous fact based analysis
We create tailored, innovative, practical and deliverable solutions
We work with a highly effective Associate Community presenting a breadth and depth of specialist skills for a single-source solution

Our Vision

Through tailored consultancy, leaders will feel supported, their businesses will grow and the community will flourish and thrive

Our Mission

Collaboratively applying business savvy to accelerate growth

Our Values

Integrity

Understanding

Respect

 

I deeply believe in what I do, and I cherish integrity, respect and understanding.

I will not work with you if I don’t believe that I can add value.

I will recommend known and valued Associates where my knowledge is not adequate for the task in hand.

I would be wildly, gloriously, resplendently delighted to work with you, if you, like me, want to make a real, positive and lasting difference.


Val Davies Consultant Profile

Val has an outstanding track record as a business growth specialist. She has worked in the private, public and third sectors and in different competitive market places, helping organisations to envision, plan for, and deliver profitable growth. Val is confident, competent and approachable and is wholly focused on creating customer value.

Val has lead Val Davies Consultancy since 2006, supporting organisations to develop effective business solutions through innovative business strategy, cultural transformation and customer relationship development. She has worked for many high profile organisations in the North-West and beyond, and has achieved a reputation for intelligent, innovative and industrious application, borne out by the many appreciative comments from past customers what our customers say.

Prior to 2006, Val worked for Trinity Mirror – the UK’s largest publisher – for over 25 years; brands in the North West include the Liverpool Echo and Daily Post. As Business Development Director, she played an integral role in the direction of overall commercial strategy.  Employing extensive market knowledge, her responsibilities included finding innovative new profit opportunities, providing insights, drawing up financially assessed business cases, designing development plans and driving ideas through to implementation. Val lead a sizeable team of people in this fast moving, highly competitive, deadline driven, multi-media sales environment.

Qualifications:

  • MSc Business Consultancy from the European Centre for Corporate Governance, Liverpool John Moores University, and for which she was awarded the North West of England Excellence Prize from the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM)
  • Personal Performance Coaching (ILM accreditation)
  • Management Charter Initiative BTEC Level 5 in Management
  • 7305/01 The Further and Adult Education Teachers Certificate – City and Guilds May 1993

Associations:

  • Former Independent Member of Merseyside Police Authority
  • Crimestoppers Board Member
  • Learning and Skills Network Associate
  • Associate of the LJMU University
  • Princes Trust Mentor

Associates

Through integrating skills from across the North West we can deliver an unrivalled team architecture that truly answers clients’ demands for single-source solutions where required.

Some selected examples are:

The Murray Consultancy Ltd Logo

Val Davies Consulting has worked with David Murray and his team on a number of occasions. Research produced has always been comprehensive and insightful and invaluable in ensuring that strategy is based upon sound, evidence-based data and analysis.

GEP Consulting

An assignment to effect cultural change at a training company in the North East required detailed and anonymous staff consultation. Val Davies Consulting brought in the services of an Organisational Psychologist at GEP Consulting who professionally and sensitively handled the whole process.

Eventful, a Marketing and Live Events company based in Ormskirk, worked with Val Davies Consulting to help organise a professional and creative ‘strategic planning’ day for over thirty staff from Liverpool John Moores University. The event was highly productive and widely enjoyed.

CreativeNorthWest

On completion of a Strategic Marketing project, Val Davies Consulting brought in the services of Creative North West to conduct a brand re-design and create a new web-site.

dbdesign are working with Val Davies Consulting to offer a comprehensive creative solutions package, building on an organisation’s brand strategy and commercial awareness.