About Us

Aspire offers truly independent, client-centric and ethical consultancy services to transform businesses by facilitating the selection, development and evaluation of managers, leaders and core teams. We also assist individuals who aspire to managerial or executive status, and those who want to improve their performance in these positions.

Aspire can also facilitate the identification of business needs, potential solutions to problems and courses of action to exploit opportunities.

The Company was founded by Ian Kirkby who is an accomplished manager, leader and evaluator with considerable experience in diverse environments. He is a Fellow of three Institutes (Consultancy, Chartered Management and Leadership and Management) and a Member of the Institute of Directors and the City and Guilds Institute. He holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Business Management and is a PRINCE 2 Practitioner.

Ian is well connected to a number of consultants from among whom he can select relevant specialists to create teams which directly match client requirements.

Business size

1-10 employees

Commercial presence