Best Small Business Business Consulting Companies in London

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List of the Best London Small Business Business Consulting Firms

  • 1

    Cactus

    Cactus is an agency growth consultancy founded in London in 2011 with fewer than 50 members. They are experts in business consulting services for small businesses in the industries of advertising, IT, and media.

    Notable Project

    Cactus provided business consulting services for a design agency. The agency was looking to grow their business. Cactus helped double the agency’s size since working with them.

    “They’ve got great a balance of hard and soft skills as well, with their technical, financial, and legal expertise, and then their sales, marketing, and culture experience.” - Founder, Design Agency

    Former clients
    Thursday
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
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  • 2

    Beyond Analysis

    Beyond Analysis is a marketing and advertising firm that has offices in Wimbledon, United Kingdom and Sydney, Australia. Founded in 2007, Beyond Analysis's team of just over 20 employees has over a decade of experience specializing in big data consulting/SI. The firm also offers artificial intelligence and marketing research services to its clients.   

    Notable Project

    Beyond Analysis provided strategic and analytical consulting services to a holiday company. The client wanted to use data to understand and draw insights about their organization's customers, so Beyond Analysis researched strategies such as target audience analysis and brand evaluation to best position the project. The firm also used strategies like data mining. Beyond Analysis successfully developed a model that met the client's needs. The client was impressed with Beyond Analysis's flexibility and organization throughout the project. 

    "They were very organized. There were no surprises, and they were flexible and adaptable. We work in a very agile way in the digital product development area, with full end-to-end continuous delivery. They really adapted to working with us in that space very well as they have an agile mindset."-IT Director, Holiday Company 

    Former clients
    Visa
    McDonalds
    PwC
    Pret a Manager
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.8
    4.8
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 3

    Etch

    Etch is a network of agencies, consultancies, and experts headquartered in Southampton, England, with offices in London and Cape Town. Since 2012, their team of over 50 professionals has offered business consulting, product design, and UX/UI design solutions primarily for mid-market firms, working in various industries such as consumer products, financial services, and hospitality.

    Notable Project

    Etch provided web training services for a nonprofit using Google Design Sprints. The training was then used by the nonprofit to support engagement with parents in nursery schools. This has allowed the nonprofit to work more efficiently than before.

    "Their sprint methodology has enabled us to compress many weeks’ worth of work into a single week. Sprints allow us to receive and act on user feedback early in the development process, thereby ensuring we reach our beneficiaries with solutions that truly respond to their core needs and to do this in a cost-effective manner." - Head of Innovation, Nonprofit

    Former clients
    AA
    BBC
    British Airways
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 4

    Growthonics

    Growthonics is a marketing firm founded in London in 2014. With over 1,000 members, they offer email marketing and business consulting solutions to small and mid-market agencies in the field of business services.

    Notable Project

    Growthonics provided lead generation services for a training SaaS. The goal was to improve generation within the USA, with 10 sales demos per month. Growthonics helped land 25 high-quality leads for the platform.

    “Great team. A little bit tricky with time zones, but we made it work.” - Head of Marketing, Training SaaS

    Former clients
    City Pantry
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 5

    Careful Feet Digital Marketing Agency

    Careful Feet Digital Marketing Agency is a digital marketing company based in London. Founded in 2017, their team of three employees provides digital strategy, PPC, and content marketing services.

    Notable Project

    Careful Feet Digital Marketing Agency was responsible for digital marketing campaigns for a wellness client. The campaign grew their social media following by the thousands and positive responses from consumers.

    "They’d done well in building brand awareness with our target market." –Project Manager, Wellness Company

    Former clients
    Google
    Columbia College
    TopYa!
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    10 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    PixelPlex

    PixelPlex is a software and blockchain development company headquartered in New York City, with offices in Amsterdam, Netherlands and Minsk, Belarus. Founded in 2007, the team of 56 specializes in blockchain, custom software development, and mobile app development. They work mostly with enterprise and midmarket clients, primarily in the financial services industry. 

    Notable Project

    PixelPlex worked on smart contract consultation and development for a crowdfunding startup. They built the contract system and created backend processes to enhance communication between the GUI and contracts. The client was impressed with their ability to deliver throughout the project.

    “As for their effectiveness, PixelPlex delivered everything we asked of them on time with no major issues.” – CTO, Crowdfunding Startup 

    Former clients
    BMW
    Microsoft
    Oracle
    Rise
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.9
    4.9
    16 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Precis Digital

    Precis Digital is a digital marketing company based in London, with offices in Stockholm, Sweden, and Copenhagen, Denmark. Founded in 2012, Precis Digital's team of 170+ employees provides PPC, digital strategy, and conversion optimization services.

    Notable Project

    Precis Digital oversaw a shopping comparison site's SEM strategy. The client wanted to expand the volume and ROI of its SEM efforts. Precis Digital handled the client's Google AdWords, Google Display, and YouTube Advertising accounts and implemented custom audience segmentations. Precis Digital also helped the client adopt e-commerce conversion tracking and implemented automatic ad bidding. Precis Digital's work allowed the site to make more data-driven decisions, assigning resources to areas with the most ROI.

    "In Sweden, our SEM volume has increased 15% and cost/conversion has decreased 10% for Q1 on a year over year basis." – Traffic Acquisition & Optimization Lead, Shopping Comparison Site

    Former clients
    Disney
    Tele2
    Klarna
    HBO Europe
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    European Search Awards (2017, 2018) , The Drum Search Awards (2017, 2018) , The Search Engine Land Awards (2017, 2018) , The Drum Trading Digital Awards (2018)

  • 8

    Atom CTO

    Atom CTO is a software company based in London with more than 10 experts. Founded in 2017, they offer IT strategy consulting, application management and support, and business consulting solutions for both small and medium-sized companies.

    Notable Project

    Atom CTO developed an automated platform for an invoice finance provider. The goal was to develop an automated platform to handle the provider’s growth. The provider has worked with Atom CTO since their inception and has done so for two years.

    “Atom was able to quickly grasp and share our vision for the Accelerated Payments platform and translate the business needs into tangible results.” - Co-Founder & Head of Operations, Invoice Finance Provider

    Former clients
    Accelerated Payments Limited
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Saines Business Consulting

    Saines Business Consulting is the solo enterprise of David Saines, an independent consultant based in London. Saines provides business consulting and productivity, collaboration & UC consulting and SI services to enterprise and smaller-sized companies in the financial services, transportation, utilities, and other industries.

    Notable Project

    A printing company hired Saines Business Consulting to help implement a new CRM platform where staff members had a shared online workspace for saving and completing jobs, and the company could share and store important job information. The project was completed and Saines then trained the three departments who were going to use the system. Because of this, job production began to improve within three days.

    "What I thought was going to be a minefield turned out to be seamless with David's insights." - Signs and Design Manager, Printing Company

    Former clients
    Virgin Atlantic Airways
    Harris Printers
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    groupFreelancer Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 10

    The ASO.co

    The ASO.co is a london-based agency that specializes in app store optimization. Founded in 2015, their team of 25–50 mostly services enterprise-level clients in industries that range from retail to healthcare. Additionally, they provide competitor analysis, localization, and SEO.

    Notable Project

    The ASO.co helped optimize an AI-driven healthcare app for search engines and the app store. The team delivered new designs, conducted A/B testing, and identified important keywords. The ASO.co's efforts resulted in an increase in app downloads while minimizing the client's ad spend by 70%. 

     "The team has also improved our organic performance, and we’ve seen a greater, more efficient performance with our keywords." — Director of Customer Acquisition, AI-Driven Healthcare App

    Former clients
    eBay
    Hulu
    Spotify
    Twitter
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    MobileMarketing: Effective Mobile Marketing Award, Most Effective Search Campaign (2019)

  • 11

    Uncommon Communication

    Uncommon Communication is a marketing and business communications freelancer based in London founded in 2017. They offer business consulting, marketing strategy, and branding services for small and medium-sized businesses that work in the fields of business services and IT. They put their business consulting focus on strategy development.

    Notable Project

    Uncommon Communication worked with a social impact consultancy to refine their work. The projects involved refining the company's proposals and pitch deck, refining specific proposals, and work through existing proposals. The consultancy has won 12 projects with the help of their newly refined methodology.

    "Uncommon Communication produces very reliable, excellent deliverables. I would work with her again and highly recommend her. From a differentiator perspective, her critical thinking skills are fantastic. Also, her ability to create and view things from a strategic perspective was excellent." - CEO, Social Impact Consultancy

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place London,, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 12

    WMKD

    WMKD is a branding agency based in London with a team of fewer than 10 members. Founded in 2000, they offer not only branding services but also business consulting and web design assistance for both small businesses and medium-sized firms, with their branding services focused on brand messaging, product branding, and brand strategy.

    Notable Project

    An online digital publisher hired WMKD tho help out to create and execute a business strategy over the long term. The strategy had to be both scalable and cost-effective. The main focus of the project was developing a strategic vision for the publisher. WMKD has been attributed to the success of the company.

    "WMKD gets to the heart of the matter quicker than anyone I know and asks questions that force us to think. WMKD remains a trusted adviser and invaluable to our business." - CEO, Online Digital Publisher

    Former clients
    Anonos
    Skubana
    Traverz
    Ubik
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 13

    incite

    incite is a growth marketing and lead generation agency in Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom. Founded in 2003, they have about 7 employees that serve mostly small businesses in the advertising, IT, and business sectors. Services include business consulting, content marketing, and digital strategy.

    Notable Project

    incite handled lead generation and consulting services for a brand language agency. Their team contacted prospective clients, referencing the partner's case studies and client testimonials. Their efforts have increased the partner's client acquisition and brand awareness.

    "They have a sense of professional tenacity. incite is great at wrestling down a lead and getting that prospect to talk on the phone with me." –Founder, Brand Language Agency

    Former clients
    CPA
    HPE
    Intel
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Kingston Upon Thames, United Kingdom
    4.8
    4.8
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 14

    The Beaverhead Ltd

    The Beaverhead Ltd is a London-based development studio. Founded in 2014, their team of fewer than 10 specializes in custom software, mobile app, and web development services. They primarily serve small to midmarket businesses.

    Notable Project

    The Beaverhead Ltd provided web development services for an events-based social network company. The team produced an MVP, offering expertise from design to hosting. They successfully delivered, meeting the company’s expectations. 

    “The Beaverhead took care of the whole process of creating task and project management.” — Product Owner, Placepark

    Former clients
    Big Lazy Panda
    MVLS Digital Pty Ltd
    CCB Events
    Squeeze Technology
    Lab31
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    7 Clutch reviews
  • 15

    The London Software Testing Company

    The London Software Testing Company is a boutique software testing consultancy based in London with an office in Warsaw, Poland. The consultancy, founded in 2014, has a team of less than ten that provides application testing, BI & big data counsulting & SI, business consulting, and HR services to enterprise and smaller-sized financial services companies and institutions.

    Notable Project

    A regulatory software company hired The London Software Testing Company to handle QA testing on software for European regulations that the company was developing. The scope included checking whether the specifications of individual user stories or items on the backlog were good enough for engineers to follow and pick up, designing the test cases, checking the implementation and if the right values and results were produced, and exploratory and regression testing. The London Software Testing Company accomplished these tasks and met all expectations.

    "I can rely on them because they always take responsibility for the things they work on." - Interim Program Director, Regulatory Software Company

    Former clients
    The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation (DTCC)
    SunGard Financial Systems - now FIS Global
    Impendium Systems - now Deutsche Borse Group
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $100,000+
    groupFreelancer Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    Hyper Apps

    Hyper Apps is a mobile technology firm founded in 2015 with offices in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Sydney and Melbourne, Australia, and London. Hyper Apps' team of about 100 employees specializes in mobile app development, web development, and UI/UX design.

    Notable Project

    Hyper Apps was tasked with creating a prototype design for an online marketplace's new application. Hyper Apps developed both a design prototype and a pitch deck while incorporating fresh color schemes, visuals, and page layouts. 

    "The program managers and other entrepreneurs were very impressed with the end result. We recently pitched the prototype to another individual in San Francisco who was also very impressed." - CEO, Online Marketplace 

    Former clients
    Shebah
    Kiddsbay
    Attender
    Kubo
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.8
    4.8
    13 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    2017 Tech Design Awards

  • 17

    Tevolution Professional Services LLP

    Tevolution Professional Services LLP is a management consulting company based in London and founded in 2020. They provide customs brokerage, as well as business consulting to mostly small businesses in the manufacturing, transportation, and consumer products industries. 

    Notable Project

    Together with an international trade group, Tevolution Professional Services LLP provides customs brokerage. The client praises them for their responsiveness, communication, and professionalism. 

    "We’re able to give much more professional service as a company because we can give advice that is really professional. It gives our company a good reputation." – Executive Director, International Trade Group 

     

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 18

    Huzz Digital

    Huzz Digital is a digital firm based in Cheshire, England, and founded in 2020. With over 10 members, they specialize in social media marketing, digital strategy, and web development solutions for various clients.

    Notable Project

    Huzz Digital provided social media marketing solutions for an influencer. The influencer was looking to have 3000 followers on their social media account. Huzz Digital exceeded the influencer’s expectations and they are satisfied.

    “Very effective.” - Influencer

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 19

    Radical Path

    Radical Path is a design agency in London, United Kingdom. Founded in 2018, they have about 8 employees that serve mostly midmarket clients in the financial, advertising, and consumer products industries. Services include UI/UX design, product design, and branding.

    Notable Project

    Radical Path provided design services for an international hotel chain. They helped storyboard creative assets assisting from conception to final delivery. Their deliverables boast a creative and clean look and met all expectations. 

    "They’re incredibly professional and easy to work with." –Senior Performance Marketing Manager, International Hotel Chain

    Former clients
    Captify
    Marriott Bonvoy
    PaySafe
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $25,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 20

    Rubik Communications

    Rubik Communications is a London-based integrated financial and corporate communications company founded in 2020. Their team of fewer than 50 offers public consulting, branding, and PR solutions to small and medium-sized businesses alike.

    Notable Project

    Rubik Communications provided PR services for a financial services company. The company not only wanted to improve their overall branding but also have experts work with their in-house team on messaging. The company has received positive feedback from investors.

    “They always met deadlines and communication was smooth between both teams as their approach was very structured.” - Portfolio Manager, Financial Services Company

    Former clients
    Altana
    SigmaRoc PLC
    NAO
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $5,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 21

    IngDev (In-Group Limited)

    IngDev is an independent software asset management (SAM) license management consultancy based in London. The consultancy, founded in 2016, has a team of more than ten that provides custom software development, IT managed services, business consulting, application management and support, and other IT consulting and SI services to enterprise and smaller-sized companies in the IT, advertising & marketing, business services, energy & natural resources, and financial services industries.

    Notable Project

    A telecommunications company hired IngDev to provide software development and software asset management (SAM) services. IngDev completed the project and met all expectations and the product was launched on time and under budget.

    "they sent us variables we hadn’t even thought of along with a list of short questions that took us back to the meeting room" - CEO, Telecommunications Company

    Former clients
    Exclusive Group Holdings
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $10,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place London, United Kingdom
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 22

    Relictrio - Offshore Development center in India | Recruitment services | IT Services

    Relictrio - Offshore Development center in India | Recruitment services | IT Services is an IT firm based in Bengaluru, India, and founded in 2015. With more than 10 employees, they offer IT staff augmentation, IT managed services, and business consulting solutions to various clients.

    Notable Project

    Relictrio - Offshore Development center in India | Recruitment services | IT Services developed a website for a digital marketing company. The company needed their webpage optimized to better represent their services. The company is satisfied with the improvements made to the website.

    “Seamless project management, highly effective.” - Marketing Manager, Digital Marketing Company

    Former clients
    Plexcel Info Systems
    Digital Marketing Indiya
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Epsom, United Kingdom
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
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