About us

Campbell Tickell is a multi-disciplinary management and recruitment consultancy focusing primarily on the public and not-for-profit sectors.

Who we are

Established for over 20 years, we have worked with more than 1,000 organisations throughout the UK, Ireland and beyond, with central and local government, housing associations, care providers, sports and leisure bodies, charities, and commercial organisations such as housebuilders and developers, contractors and legal firms.

Our services extend across: strategy and governance; finance and business planning; risk and assurance; regulation and troubleshooting; mergers and growth; business transformation; housing development and regeneration; human resources and recruitment.

Our mission

We support excellence to deliver social purpose

Campbell Tickell is a management and recruitment consultancy providing high quality services, problem-solving and advice primarily to charitable, not-for-profit and public sector organisations. As a certified B Corporation (BCorp), Campbell Tickell has been verified as meeting high standards of social and environmental performance, transparency, and accountability.

Our mission is to support our clients’ excellence in governance, resilience, performance and compliance. This enables the better delivery of their social objectives for the people, communities and organisations they serve.


We add social value by: providing some pro bono support to the primary sectors we serve; and by supporting charities chosen by our staff with volunteering and annual donations.


We actively seek to reduce our environmental impact in all that we do.


We take pride in being an ethical and supportive employer for our valued, dedicated and highly skilled team.


We aim to deliver excellence in all of our work and stay true to our values, which are that we should be: Truthful – Trusted – Courageous – Creative – Collaborative.

Our approach

Founded on integrity

We are straightforward and honest, with a clear set of values.

Driven by our imagination

With a ‘can-do’ attitude, we’re not afraid to explore new ways of doing things, while having the experience to judge how these may land.

Combines intellectual rigour and pragmatism

We are committed to delivering the insight needed to inform effective decision making.

Delivers with impact

Delivers change that has a positive impact on individuals, organisations, and communities.

Campbell Tickell recognised as leading consultancy for housing, non-profits, and local government

Our People

Deep industry knowledge

Our people are our greatest asset. Most of our consultants have worked within the sectors we support and so bring in-depth knowledge and real-world understanding of the challenges our clients face. We are not afraid to explore new ways of doing things – indeed we are positively keen to do so – while having years of experience to judge how these may land.


Our strength lies not only in the depth of our knowledge, but also the breadth of our expertise. Our suite of consultancy and recruitment services reflects the wide range of insight our team offers. We support organisations to meet new realities and challenges, and deliver the changes required.

Creative & courageous

Our culture champions courage and creativity. We are committed to doing things right, rather than doing what is easiest (or even expected). We embrace challenges as opportunities for growth – for ourselves and for our clients – and we are continually seeking innovative approaches to problems.

Certified B Corp

Campbell Tickell is a certified B Corporation. This means we meet the highest standards of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability.

Making a positive impact to society is central to our mission and values.

Our Values


Our Commitments

Diversity, equality and inclusion
Our green credentials

Our networks

Buying our services

Ensuring Campbell Tickell is the right fit for your project and organisation is as vital for us as it is for you.

CT’s consultancy and recruitment services can be purchased through a number of frameworks.

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