Strategic insight & advice

When complex problems require an innovative approach or investment that goes beyond business as usual Impact Strategist is your partner.

  • Untangle the system with one of the best navigators in the world
  • Deep experience across sectors
  • Government expertise, well placed to advise and deal with big policy innovations and challenges
  • We have the policy piece to inform innovation and investment to tackle social issues
  • Global mindset and networks

We are global strategists that contribute high value insight, breakthrough thinking.  We work with you to shape and lead innovative strategies for impact.  We have unique capability and experience to navigate social innovation and impact investment.  Our focus is value and impact. 

We make sense from the complexity, sense the opportunities and work out what to do next in an uncertain environment.  We excel in strategies that combine vision and pragmatism, rigour and flexibility, focus and creativity, people and understanding. This doesn’t always take a long time.  30 years’, a unique combination of experience and extensive networks enable our Executive Director to provide real insight and deliver valuable connections and opportunities relatively quickly.  We have deep understanding of the evolving landscape of social innovation and impact investment and are expert in navigating the connections.  We can help you shape fit for purpose teams, collaborations and strategies that are useful and impactful.  We understand the importance of shifting mindsets and helping people and organisations see how they can shape strategies and actions differently as a result.

  • We are trusted advisers to governments, policy makers, leading foundations, family offices, corporations, banking and financial services and community service organisations. We add value as part of your team  –  the ‘impact strategist in residence’, help you build a team it for purpose or lead a team that can apply unique experience and insight to strategic challenges and opportunities.
    View case studies: NAB; DFAT
  • We are leaders, coaches and mentors for impact working with senior leaders to make sense of global trends and opportunities for action or integrate more conscious approaches to social and economic value creation.
    View case studies: Social Impact Investment Task Force; Social Innovation
  • We contribute as specialist strategists as part of your team, on advisory boards and international bodies. We bring unique capability as a senior strategist to international, multi-disciplinary teams and leading professional service teams focused on global challenges, policy and ground breaking initiatives for impact.
    View case study:  Expert Appointments
  • We lead breakthrough initiatives to tackle specific social challenges on behalf of governments, foundations, corporations or other global leaders. Our role can be shaping new collaborations, contributing new thinking, delivering breakthrough pieces to change mindsets, shape thinking and influence action.
    View case studies: Breaking the deadlock; Children’s Ground; Impact Investing Australia