Adrian Viles

Adrian Viles is a Business Consultant/Adviser with over 30 years of hands-on experience in delivering strategic planning, culture change and performance improvement in the manufacturing, public, educational and not-for-profit sectors.

He has been a trainer, coach, mentor and motivator to management at all levels. Also, he is a Fellow of both the Institute of Engineering Technology and Institute of Consulting.

Key skills & experience

  • Business Planning and Performance Management
  • Identifying, facilitating and motivating change in a wide range of organisations
  • Business Adviser & Management Trainer/Coach
  • Executive Counselling, Mentoring and Coaching
  • Quality Standards – IIP, Matrix, Pqasso, Driving Up Quality
  • NVQ Assessor, Internal Verifier and OCR Centre Manager


Recent projects

  • Driving a programme of gaining 4 Quality Accreditations within 18 m for a Learning Disability Charity
  • Developing a Business Plan for Change for a Mental Health Charity
  • Team building day to support development of a new 5 year strategy for a Hearing Charity
  • Developing a business plan to launch a new befriending service for a Head Injury charity
  • Guiding Marketing Plans for an Eating Disorder charity
  • Delivering management training via NVQ2, 3 and 5 in Management for numerous companies

Other information

  • Business background – Engineer, Production Manager, General Manager, Company Owner
  • Past voluntary executive roles with Institute of Management Consultancy
  • Past Non-Exec Director of an NHS Hospital Trust


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