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—MCA Awards 2017 Sponsors

Sponsorship Packages

We have a range of Sponsorship Packages available (view here), for more information please contact Sian Edwards, Head of Commercial, Events & Membership either via, or 0207 645 7961.


The MCA is delighted to partner with The Times once more for it's 2016 MCA Awards. The Times produce the special MCA Awards supplement each year, covering the winners of our prestigious awards.

The Times is one of the UK’s leading daily newspapers and sponsor of the annual MCA Awards. The paper produces the special Awards supplement each year, covering all the winning consultancy firms, client projects and individual consultants.

GOLD SPONSOR (International Category)

IndigoBlue was established as an Agile consultancy in 2002, specialising in the transformation of IT delivery capability. We help organisations build highly responsive digital teams through the effective application of Agile techniques. To excel, a team needs both ‘Basic’ Agile skills and to learn to operate effectively in the broader context of the organisation.

IndigoBlue consultants are experts in improving flow through delivery. We engage with the wider business stakeholders and product owners to enable end-to-end improvements in delivery capability, ensuring Agile skills are fully embedded and that the organisational objectives are achieved. 

Truly effective Agile teams think differently about IT delivery; engage the wider business and other IT functions to ensure high levels of collaboration; focus on delivery of value; and have sophisticated governance approaches and understanding of uncertainty management and incremental planning. IndigoBlue builds such capability for our clients.

GOLD SPONSOR (Innovation Category)

Kimble is the leading cloud-based Professional Services Automation tool. Our clients include leading Management and IT Consulting firms and Kimble is fast becoming the de facto solution among MCA members.

In a single integrated product, Kimble provides the combined functionality of separate pipeline management, resourcing, delivery, time and expense and financial reporting systems.  Kimble allows your entire organisation to easily access in real-time operational data across multiple locations and devices. 

Firms using Kimble have been able to streamline business process, drive cost efficiencies and deliver growth rates 25% faster than their peers.

If you would like to contact Kimble to learn more or speak to one of our many MCA member customers for a reference then please contact us via our website.

GOLD SPONSOR (Customer Engagement Category)

Huthwaite International is a global skills development company. We help companies to achieve a measureable improvement in the way they sell, negotiate and communicate in their chosen markets.

We have over 40 years of experience, working with thousands of sales, L&D, procurement and marketing professionals from the world’s biggest companies in more than 100 countries and in 35 languages.

Our capability goes way beyond training in the traditional sense. We’ve spent four decades observing and researching world class sales and negotiation behaviours and building proven and multidisciplinary methodologies to align our clients to that standard. Our SPIN® sales methodology is one of, if not the most iconic and revered sales methodologies in the world.

Running through our organisation is a passion to make a difference for the organisations who count on us to help them perform, not only better, but to the highest standards.

Out-think, out-perform

SILVER SPONSOR (Performance Improvement in the Private Sector Category)

Mindbench is the specialist permanent and interim consultant recruitment provider for the management consultancy industry.

The Mindbench team focuses on multiple sector and service areas, and they have a wealth of consultancy knowledge and recruitment experience. Mindbench works with a select number of clients and service their entire business staffing requirements including: contract and interim staffing and permanent recruitment from Consultant level to Director and Partner level. Mindbench networks extensively, speaking at and sponsoring major industry and business school events.

Mindbench have a long association with MCA and have continually supported the association in many areas and events over the past few years.  This is their 11th year of supporting the MCA

SILVER SPONSOR (People Category)

KellyOCG®, the Outsourcing and Consulting Group of workforce solutions provider, Kelly Services, is a global leader in integrated workforce solution delivery for clients worldwide, utilising proven talent supply chain strategies.  In addition to integrated solutions, KellyOCG specialises in Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO), Business Process Outsourcing (BPO), Contingent Workforce Outsourcing (CWO), Talent Management Consulting, Career Transition and Executive Coaching & Development, and Executive Search.   

KellyOCG was named to the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® 2016 Global Outsourcing 100® list, an annual ranking of the world’s best outsourcing service providers and advisors.

SILVER SPONSOR (Digital & Technology Category) 

Thales Cyber and Consulting. Since the founding of our consultancy business in 1989, we have delivered the highest standard of technical and business change consultancy to clients who work in the most complex technical and regulated environments.

Our global network of over 1500 technical experts offers unparalleled insight where you need it and our long experience of business and management consultancy across the most competitive sectors – Defence, Aerospace, Energy, Transport, Government – means that we support our customers when they need it most.

Every organisation seeks to improve. More efficiency and more value is always there, but so too is more risk. Whether you’re looking to master transformation, manage your cyber risk or improve the skills and experience available to your programmes and projects, we will support you at every step, from planning your bid to completing the project.

Thales's Cyber and Consulting business – Unique. Global. Insight

SILVER SPONSOR (Social & Environmental Value Category)

X-Forces is a social enterprise that nurtures entrepreneurial ambition in the UK military community, supporting start-up businesses and delivering innovative career opportunities. The over-riding ambition is to provide sustainable and exciting careers through enterprise and employment that provide job-satisfaction and security, and in tandem benefit the economy now and into the future. X-Forces’ support extends to service leavers, veterans, reservists, spouses, dependants and cadets (over 18).

Since its launch in July 2013, X-Forces has helped to launch over 700 new entrepreneurs, to whom £7,401,725 in seed funding has been lent (correct at 1.12.2016), as an official partner of the government’s Start Up Loans Company. The MoD has appointed X-Forces as the Business Enterprise Trainer for the Career Transition Partnership, delivering support and training to those expressing an interest in business ownership and self-employment.

X-Forces also works alongside military charities such as the Royal British Legion, Help for Heroes and ABF The Soldiers’ Charity, Blind Veterans, Forces in Mind Trust and large corporate organisations including NatWest to provide enterprise training, business planning, ongoing support and mentoring to start-ups across the United Kingdom.

X-Forces has headquarters in London, with a further office in Birmingham.

BRONZE SPONSOR (Best New Consultancy)

Prism Executive Recruitment has one of the most experienced teams of Management Consultancy recruiters.  We have worked with the MCA for many years and are an MCA Associate Member. We have also been winners of the Top-Consultant Recruiter of the Year award nine years’ running, can demonstrate  consistent success in filling mid-senior level consultancy appointments and have a reputation for professionalism and integrity.

Prism builds long term relationships with its clients and candidates. For experienced management consultants, we aim to provide sound, accurate and impartial advice on job search, career planning and CVs as well as great career opportunities.

With employers we have a long track record of supporting smaller, high-growth consulting firms and practices, where we can add extra value as their strategic talent acquisition partners and advisers.  We are therefore delighted to be sponsoring this category.


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