These services are provided personally by David Rigby, who has 25 years international experience of strategy development in the textile industry and is Visiting Professor in Strategic Management at UMIST.

They are tailored to the specific needs of each client company.

Management Seminars
Structured one-day seminars for management teams to identify and
discuss key strategic issues for the business.

Strategy Development Workshops
A series of structured meetings with senior staff to analyse the current position of the business and to develop detailed strategies and action plans for the future.

Presentations to in-company strategy "away-days"
Aimed at providing new insights and encouraging thinking "outside the box".

Clients include technical textiles and nonwovens businesses, consumer 
textile and clothing companies, research & technology organisations and
university departments.
Issues covered have included corporate and SBU strategy, export marketing, 
new product development processes, R&D strategies and the resolution of 
strategic disagreements in family businesses.


pan-textile experience

associates & partners

strategic market planning projects
market research & business analysis
textile industry cluster studies
taking new technologies into textiles
focused textile knowledge
in-company strategy development meetings